Famed lawyer sentenced to ‘38 years prison, 148 lashings’ in Iran


Internationally renowned human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh has been jailed for 38 years and given 148 lashes in Iran after campaigning for women who removed headscarves, her husband has claimed. Sotoudeh, who has represented activists including women who removed their mandatory hijab, was arrested in June and charged with spying, spreading propaganda and insulting Ayatollah…

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