October 2010

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October 28 Dutch citizen Zahra Bahrami was moved to Evin Ward 350, which is commonly used to house political prisoners. Conditions in Ward 350 are notoriously unsanitary and do not adhere to medical standards.

October 10 Today is the 8th annual World Day Against the Death Penalty.

Iran is reportedly celebrating the day by executing 3 men and a woman for "drug trafficking" in the city of Zanjan, according to their own media outlet, Fars News.

Kurdish prisoner Hossein Khezri is in imminent danger of execution. A new interview with his family, published today, details his torture while in prison.

October 4 Habibullah Golparipour's death sentence has been upheld by the Supreme Court in Iran.