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No medical treatment for Zeynab Jalalian /She is on verge of blindness

zeynab-jalalianHRANA News Agency – Zeynab Jalalian, th political prisoner of the women’s ward of Kermanshah Diesel Abad prison has been denied medical treatment and furlough and is in critical health condition.

Soltani’s Wife Sentenced for Accepting Human Rights Award on his Behalf

Masoumeh DehghanThe International Campaign for Human Rights -  Massoumeh Dehghan, retired teacher and wife of imprisoned human rights lawyer Abdolfattah Soltani, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that her one-year prison sentence for accepting her husband’s human rights award has been upheld. Branch 54 of Tehran Appeals Court has upheld her lower court ruling in full, sentencing her to one year in prison, suspended for five years, and five years’ ban on foreign travel.

Roya Saeidi is still under arrest

evin-prison3HRANA News Agency – Roya Saeidi, the political activist who has been arrested three months ago by intelligence service and security forces, is still kept in women’s ward of Evin prison in an undecided state.

Maryam Shafipour’s father says he has no information about daughter’s whereabouts or condition

maryam-shafi-pourMajzooban Noor - Maryam Shafipour, student activist, former member of Mehdi Karroubi 's presidential election campaign and student deprived of her education was arrested on August 5, 2013 by Iran 's Intelligence Ministry. According to reports, several days ago she was transferred from prison to a hospital without the knowledge of her family. Her father says he has not been told of her daughter's whereabouts, her condition and reason for her arrest, or her transfer to the hospital.

Iran frees prominent rights lawyer Sotoudeh

nasrin-sotoudeh-and-sonReuters - Nasrin Sotoudeh, seen by human rights groups as Iran's highest profile political prisoner, was freed on Wednesday, her husband said, in another sign that hardline policies may be easing under a new president.

Maryam Shafipour transferred to the hospital

maryam-shafi-pourAdvarNews - Maryam Sahfipour has been transferred from Evin prison's Ward 209 to a hospital.

Website lists hardships of Evin’s female political prisoners

evin-prison3Radio Zamaneh - Iranian opposition website reports that a majority of female political prisoners in Tehran’s Evin Prison are being denied any furloughs.

No information about Maryam Shafi Pour’s condition

 

maryam-shafi-pourHRANA News Agency – There is no information about Maryam Shafi Pour’s condition after three days of being under arrest.

Imprisoned Journalist Remains in Solitary Confinement Without Charges

fariba-pajouhThe International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran - Imprisoned journalist Fariba Pajouh, arrested July 10, is being held in solitary confinement without charges, a member of her family told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran.

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