Woman once sentenced to stoning now pardoned

Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani Mohammad Javad Larijani, the secretary of Iran's Judiciary Human Rights Headquarters, announced on Tuesday March 18 that Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani has been pardoned by the judiciary. The Fars News Agency reports that Larijani said: “The Sakineh Mohammadi file became the source of four months of widespread attacks against the regime.” He added: … Continue reading Woman once sentenced to stoning now pardoned