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[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Kayhan

[Date:] 10 Dey 1334 [1 January 1956]

[Issue No.:] 3766

 

The Defendants in the Aran Incident Were Tried

Kashan - Our correspondent has reported telegraphically that, since 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, the trial of 21 accused of the murder and assault of Aran [has been taking place] in the presence of Mr. Taghavi, the chief justice, Mr. Khoshkhou, the public prosecutor, Mrs. Jalalzadeh and Mrs. Safaie, the defence attorneys, a number of the spectators, the police and officers, at the Kashan office of the public prosecutor.  The court sessions are held successively and the defence attorneys are busy defending them. The outcome of the trial will be announced later on.