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Nasrin Sotoudeh

Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh on the State of Human Rights in Iran

Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Iranian lawyer and human rights activist, was jailed in Iran from 2010 to 2013 for the charge of “acting against national security”. During her imprisonment, she went on several hunger strikes to force the authorities to accept her legitimate demands. » read more

Suspended activist lawyer arrested on Human Rights Day

Iranian human rights lawyer and activist Nasrin Sotoudeh was briefly arrested along with husband Reza Khandan on Wednesday December 10. » read more

Lawyers protest in solidarity with suspended colleague

A group of Iranian lawyers stages a sit-in in front of Iranian Bar Association offices in Tehran to protest the suspension of human rights lawyer, Nasrin Sotoudeh's licence. » read more

Lawyer Sotoudeh arrested during acid-throwing protest

Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was arrested in front of the interior ministry in Tehran during a protest against acid throwing, her husband Reza Khandan reported on his Facebook page. » read more

Sotoudeh begins sit-in to protest licence suspension

Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Iranian human rights lawyer whose licence to practice law was recently suspended by the Lawyer's Disciplinary Tribunal, has begun a sit-in in frontof the Lawyer's Supervisory Board. » read more

Court suspends rights lawyer Sotoudeh from practicing law

The Lawyer’s Disciplinary Court has suspended Nasrin Sotoudeh from practicing law for three years in an order issued on Saturday October 18. » read more

Sotoudeh wins right to resume law practice

Iranian lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh says an order issued by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal gives her permission to resume practicing law. » read more

Iran’s judiciary allowed controversial meeting with European delegation

Although Iran’s Parliament has expressed its disapproval of a meeting between a European Parliament delegation and Iranians Nasrin Sotoudeh and Jafar Panahi, the latest reports indicate that the visit was organized with the approval of the judiciary and its international advisor. » read more

European delegation meeting with Sotoudeh and Panahi slammed

Iranian hardliners have criticized the foreign ministry for a meeting between the European Parliamentary delegation and Nasrin Sotoudeh and Jafar Panahi. » read more

Human rights lawyer Sotoudeh among freed political prisoners

Prominent Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh was released today from Evin Prison, where she has been held since September 2010. She was one of several men and women freed today after being jailed for their political beliefs. » read more