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Special copy of pronouncement of verdict against the accused

In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful

Form number 1

In the Name of God


Verdict number 156, dated 15 Shahrivar 1362 [6 September 1983]

Administered by: The Provisional Board for the Restructuring of Human Resources of [the Central Branch of the National] Railway Company.

Allegation: Membership in the perverse Baha'i sect

Synopsis of Proceedings: This Board investigated allegations against Mr. Amir Bahador; Surname: Nourasa; Son of: Abol-Ghasem (previously Babaie); Born in: [redacted]; Identification number: [redacted]; Issued in: Tehran; Organizational Position: Retired; Employment duration: Base 14; Office location: Railway; Personnel Number: [redacted]; Education: Diploma; Married/Single. In its meeting on ----- the Board considered the evidence that was presented and pronounced its verdict as follows:


In view of the records on file, the report of the investigatory panel –x-- and related documents as well as additional circumstantial evidence in the file, the truth of the allegations against the accused appears clear and evident to the Council, and the offence of the accused falls within [the following Sections of the Act]: 

1 - Permanent Termination from employment Subject of Paragraph.-----.Section.-----.and

2- Membership in the perverse Baha'i sect, Subject of Paragraph 8 Section 29

Pursuant to the Human Resources Restructuring Act of Ministries and Governmental Institutions and Affiliated Organizations, enacted on 5 Mehr 1360 [27 September 1981], and in accordance with Paragraph 11 of Section 20 of the above-mentioned Act, the accused is sentenced to permanent dismissal from government employment. This Verdict is final and enforceable in accordance with Section 46.

Appeal may be made at the Appeals Office within 15 days from [the verdict having been served] upon the accused (whether in person or through other legal means)

The Primary Board of: [Central Branch, National] Railway Company

[Signature over official stamp]