Posted by: bahareiran | January 4, 2011

Iran hangs man in Orumieh Prison

On the dawn of Thursday, a man was hanged in the Orumieh Central Prison on drug related charges.

According to reports, Torab Taqva had been detained in this prison for seven years and was sentenced to death for carrying and keeping narcotics. His sentence was upheld by a court of review. (Human Rights Activists in Iran – Dec. 24, 2010)

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