Omid Behrouzi

Omid Behrouzi

Name: Omid Behrouzi

Occupation: Lawyer

Date of Imprisonment: September 8, 2011

Charge: “Forming an Illegal Group,” “Acting Against National Security,” “Propaganda Against the Regime,” “Insulting the Leader of the Islamic Republic,” “Disturbing Public Order”

Sentence: Seven and a Half Years in Prison.

He was released in March 2015.

Behrouzi 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.