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[Personal information has been redacted.]



Islamic Republic of Iran

The Islamic Revolutionary Court of Yazd


Date: 6 Mehr 1359 [28 September 1980]

Number: 70/59/77

Enclosure: -----


In the Name of God

An extraordinary court session was convened and, having read the indictment, reviewed the file contents, and had further consultation [regarding the case], the court hereby concludes this hearing and delivers its decision as follows:

Court Decision

Concerning the charge against Mr. Mehraban Akhtarkhavari, son of Bahram, Baha'i registration number [redacted], as to his membership in the perverse Baha'i sect, and thus acting as an agent of espionage on behalf of foreign nations such as the Imperialist United States and the usurper Israel, and in view of numerous plans aimed at the establishment of a Baha'i government in Iran, and executing the explicit orders of the United States, Israel, and the National Assembly of Iran regarding the oppression of Muslims; according to the evidentiary documents provided by the Islamic Documentation Centre, and meters-long scrolls of petitions submitted by the Shahidparvar[1] people of Yazd, as well as the guidance of warrior Ayatollah Sadoughi, reflected in case reference 70/59, the charge against the abovementioned is proven and established, and thus the provisions of judgment 70/59 apply with respect to the confiscation of his assets.

Exceptions are made regarding his debts and to provide modest means for his family, in the event they have not fled, and if they undertake not to engage in the activities of the perverse Baha'i sect.

Islamic Revolutionary Court of Yazd



[1] [Raising Children in order to love being martyred]