[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]
[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]
[Personal information has been redacted.]
The Judiciary of Islamic Republic of Iran
Court of Justice………….
Follow not (your) passion lest ye lapse
In the Name of God
On 18/04/75 [8 Jul 1996] file number 1186/74 Verdict number 155- 18/4/75
Investigating Authority: Branch 22 – Central Public [Court]
Appellant: Ms Balacheh Asdaghi Mamaghani of Tehran [Address is provided]
Respondent: Mr. Davoud [Sofian] and Mr Iraj Khaleghi , of Tehran [Address is provided]
Request: Appealing the Probate
The appellant had submitted an appeal, as noted above, against the above-mentioned respondents. After the referral of the case to this Branch and its registration as per the above reference [number], and following the completion of routine legal procedure, at ----- session, the court, presided over by the undersigned, (and due to the contents of the file) convened to review the file. Subsequent to reviewing the file, -- the court concluded the hearing and issued a decision as follows.
The objection of Ms. Balacheh Asdaghi Mamaghani to the judgment number 2332, [dated:] 9/5/62 [31 July 1983] issued by Branch 69 of the 2nd Lower Civil Court of Tehran, [does not seem have any grounds] because the Appellant admitted during the Court session that [she] is a Baha’i. As the [initial] Court decision had been issued according to the rules and regulations, the appeal is declined and the [Court] upholds the [original] judgment which was delivered in absentia.
Presiding judge of Branch 23 – public Court of Tehran – Gorjizadeh
[Official stamp] Judiciary System – Courthouse of Tehran
[Hand written notes in the margin of the page]
18/05/1375 [08 Aug 1996]