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Political prisoner denied furlough for medical treatment

Monday, 13 August 2012

Authorities are denying a leave for medical treatment for political prisoner Seyed Hadi Ghayemi, who was arrested in post-election events on charges of supporting the Mujahadeen. Ghayemi was originally sentenced to death, but the sentence was converted to 15 years in prison in exile. 64-year-old Hadi Ghayemi suffers from heart and kidney disease, and submitted numerous requests for leave to receive medical treatment, all of which were denied.

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  • Published: 6 days ago on Monday, 13 August 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: August 13, 2012 @ 2:05 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/13236-1.html

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