Civil Liberties Resources

Over the course of 2014, Iran executed 13 people for crimes they had committed as minors. Among them is a young Afghan who was accused of...

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Apr 09, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Majles elections There continue to be reactions to the rejection of candidacy of a reformist candidate...
Mar 26, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Trials On March 19, a court of appeals upheld a three-year prison sentence for teachers’ union activist...
Mar 12, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Freedom of expression On March 7, Iran’s Council for the Islamization of Universities and Educational...
Feb 26, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Freedom of expression On February 24, Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) once again refused to...
Feb 12, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Arbitrary arrests On February 3, news editor and journalist Bahman Daroshafaei was arrested in Tehran. It...
Jan 30, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Government accountability Transparency International ranked Iran 130th out of 168 countries in its annual...
Jan 18, 2016 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This month in human rights in Iran Prisoners’ rights Sixteen years after the arrest of Saeed Zeinali, who was a student at Tehran...
Dec 19, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Freedom of expression On December 10, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) voted to keep Mohammad Sarafraz...
Dec 05, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Women’s rights On November 25, on the occasion of International Day for the Elimination of Violence...
Nov 14, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Freedom of expression On November 8, Kurdish teacher and political activist Ali Hossein Panahi was...