HRA News- The appeals court of the province of Semnan upheld the conviction of Siamak Iqani, a Baha’i in this province.
According to HRA reporters, the provincial appeals court of Semnan upheld the ruling of the Revolutionary Court of Semnan for Siamak Iqani, a Baha’i who lives in Semnan.
According to this ruling, Iqani has been sentenced to three years in prison for spreading propaganda against the government and teaching the Baha’i Faith. Iqani was arrested and held in custody for a short time in Ordibehesht [April] last year [http://www.iranpresswatch.org/post/2544] and was tried and convicted on Tir 9th 1388 [June 30, 2009] in the Revolutionary Court of Semnan to three years of imprisonment [http://www.iranpresswatch.org/post/5417].
Translation by Iran Press Watch.