Weekly Rights Podcast 20

Dec 20, 20100 comments

In this week’s ‘Weekly Rights Podcast’: Nasrin Sotoudeh is charged with not wearing a hejad for not wearing a headscarf in a 2008 YouTube video and Mohammad Javad Larijani comments on her charges; Christian pastors Youcef Nadarkhani and Behrouz Sadegh-Khanjani are being charged with apostasy; labor activist Reza Shahabi remains on hunger strike after being arrested for his labor activities; blogger Hossein Derakhshan is released on two-day furlough after being in prison for two years and being sentenced to 19.5 years in prison; student activist Ashkan Zahabian was arrested in his home in Babol without a warrant. Click here to listen to the podcast: http://www.iranhumanrights.org/2010/12/podcast-20/