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


[Newspaper:]Islamic Republic

[Date:] 8-06-1377 [30August 1998]


Formal Notice of Hearing Date,

Mr Nourollah Hedayati Mahdiabad, son of Hosein, is hereby notified for the purpose of defending his case, number 1938/64, concerning the allegation [against him] of actively opposing the Islamic regime [through his affiliation with] the Baha'i sect against the Islamic Regime, that, in accordance with judicial regulations, the matter will proceed to trial and sentencing in absentia if he fails to present himself at the court within two months from the date of this advertisement.


M – A 645


Eidiyan – Head of the Third Branch of the Islamic Revolutionary Court of Zahedan