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Iran Stoning Case

Iran May Commute Woman's Stoning Sentence

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Authorities reviewing a death by stoning sentence against an Iranian woman convicted of adultery could still halt the punishment,...

Woman Sentenced To Stoning FREED In Iran

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UPDATE: Iran state television now denies that Ashtiani has been released. Developing... * * * * * Iran has reportedly freed Sakineh Mohammadi As...

Iranian TV: Woman With Stoning Sentence Says 'I'm A Sinner'

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iranian state television has broadcast a purported statement by an Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery in wh...

No Verdict In Stoning Case, Says France

AP | MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TBILISI, Georgia — Iran's foreign minister said Wednesday that no final decision has been made about a woman who could be stoned to death for ad...

Sakineh's Son Arrested: The Great Silence of Conformist Thinkers

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

Sajjad, the son of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, was arrested three days ago in the office of her attorney, Houtan Khian, who was detained as well -- and scarcely anyone is talking about it.

Iran Woman In Stoning Case Denies Being Tortured On State TV

AP | NASSER KARIMI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian woman facing death by stoning after being convicted for adultery appeared Wednesday on state TV to say she has not bee...

Iran Stoning Case Lawyer Arrested In Turkey

Guardian | Saeed Kamali Dehghan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Turkish police have arrested an Iranian lawyer who represented Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the woman sentenced to death by stoning for adultery....