Wednesday, July 24, 2019 08:42

Reyhaneh Jabbari

Iranian official blames Western media for woman’s execution

Iranian Human Rights Commissioner Mohammad Javad Larijani named Western media campaigns as one of the chief reasons that the Iranian judiciary failed to obtain consent from the family of the victim in the Reyhaneh Jabbari case. » read more

Young woman executed for killing alleged sexual attacker

Reyhaneh Jabbari was executed on Saturday morning October 25 in Rejai Shahr Prison in Karaj. The Tehran Prosecutor’s office announced that the office’s efforts to mediate reconciliation with the victim’s family failed; therefore, Jabbari’s Qesas sentence was carried out on Saturday. » read more

Sons of murder victim deny mercy to convicted woman

The last “peace and reconciliation” meeting in the case of Reyhaneh Jabbari, sentenced to death for the murder of Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, culminated without a resolution on Wednesday October 15. » read more

Condemned woman appeals to victim’s family for mercy

The head of the Tehran Justice Department has announced that the file of Reyhaneh Jabbari, a woman sentenced to death for the murder of her attacker, is in the process of mediation. » read more

Two Iranian women may soon face execution

Reyhaneh Jabbari and Ashraf Nazari, two Iranian women convicted of murder, have been transferred to solitary confinement in Rejai Shahr Prison and are possibly being prepared for execution. » read more

UN rapporteur concerned over Jabbari death sentence

Ahmad Shaheed, the UN rapporteur on human rights in Iran, has expressed grave concern regarding the trial, alleged confessions and imminent execution of Reyhaneh Jabbari. » read more