HRA news – The appeals court of Mazandaran province approved the conviction of Masoud Ataiyan.
According to HRA reporters, in recent days the verdict of the court that had convicted a Baha’i living in Qaemshahr named Masoud Ataiyan [see http://www.iranpresswatch.org/?s=ataiyan] to 10 months imprisonment was approved by the appeals court of Mazandaran province; the result was announced to his lawyer.
It should be mentioned that this person was kept in solitary confinement for more than 3 months in early 1388 A.H. (2009 A.D.).
In addition, at the moment another Baha’i named Simin Gorji [news of her arrest was reported here http://www.iranpresswatch.org/post/237] is spending her term in Qaemshahr prison.
Translation by Iran Press Watch