Emad Bahavar

Emad Bahavar

Name: Emad Bahavar

Occupation: Student, Political Activist

Date of Sentence: January 10, 2011

Charge: “Propaganda Against the State,” “Insulting the Supreme Leader”

Sentence: Seven Years in Prison, and a Ten Year Ban on Political Activities, Media Activities, and Internet Activities

He was released in December 2014.

Bahavar was among the dozens of prisoners of conscience held in Evin Prison Ward 350 reported to have been injured or placed in solitary confinement after prison officials conducted a violent raid on the ward on April 17, 2014.”