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Iranian lawyer who defended women’s right to remove hijab gets 38 years, 148 lashes

Iranian lawyer who defended women’s right to remove hijab gets 38 years, 148 lashes

Country: 
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
News Date: 
11/03/2019
Lancastrian
Summary: 

After two trials described by Amnesty International as “grossly unfair,” Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been sentenced to a total of 38 years in prison and 148 lashes.