[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]
[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]
[Personal information has been redacted.]
Islamic Republic of Iran
Ministry of Oil
Date: 11/12/1361 [2 March 1983]
In the Name of the Almighty, the Merciful
Decision number 231, dated 7/12/1361 [26 February 1983]
Administrative Authority: Provisional Council for Reconstructing Human Resources, Number 9, Abadan
Charge(s): Membership in the perverse Baha’i sect
Procedural Synopsis: The charge against Mrs. Maryam, (surname) Dehghan, daughter of Asadollah; born 1309 ; Birth certificate number: [redacted], issued in [redacted]; Position: labour worker; Years of employment: 36 years; Location of service: Abadan; Employee number: [redacted]; Education: illiterate; married; was reviewed by the Council. The Council, in its meeting of 7/12/1361 [26 February 1983], subsequent to reviewing the evidence, made a decision as follows:
In light of the accused’s defense -----, and the documentary evidence in the file ----, as well as other circumstantial evidence, the charge against the accused is proven and established before the Council. The offense of the forenamed:
1- Membership in the perverse Baha’i sect, pursuant to paragraph 8 of Article 29 of the Reconstruction of Human Resources for Ministries and Governmental and Related Institutions Act, ratified 5/7/1360 [27 September 1981], and as per paragraph 11 of Article 20 of the said Act, condemns [the accused] to permanent dismissal from service in government and government-related institutions. This decision, pursuant to Article 46 of the said Act, is final and binding.
[This decision] can be appealed within 15 days of issuance to the accused (be it real person or legal entity) at the Appeal Board.
Provisional Council: Number 9, Abadan
3/12/1361 [4 March 1983]
[handwritten note at the bottom of the page]
Decision number: 1178-9/ABH, dated 11/12/1361 [2 March 1983]
Served on the forenamed on 22/01/1362 [10 April 1983]
[illegible] forenamed is illiterate.