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.”