Arrest of Mehsa Gholamalizadeh and Saeed Jalilian, two lawyers in Tehran
Ariyai Community News Agency – Today, Tuesday, October 5, 1401, following the extensive arrests by the security agencies, Mehsa Gholamalizadeh and Saeed Jalilian, two of them lawyers, were arrested.
According to Jamia Aryai news agency, on Saturday, October 2, 1401, Mehsa Gholamalizadeh and Saeed Jalilian, two lawyers living in Tehran, were arrested after security forces raided their homes.
After being arrested by one of the security agencies, these two lawyers were taken to the detention center for interrogation
As of the moment of writing this report, there is no information available about the reasons for the arrest, the legal basis of the accusations, and the whereabouts of Mahsa Gholamalizadeh and Saeed Jalilian.
Suppressing citizens and filing accusations based on the scenario of security agencies violates Article 19 of the Universal Declaration and Article 19 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
The impossibility of access to a lawyer and the denial of access to other requirements in a judicial process violates Article 9 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 9 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
Also, people’s right to a fair trial by an impartial judge, interrogator, and investigator is one of the rights emphasized in Article 10 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
In Article 5 of the Criminal Procedure Law, it is emphasized on informing the accused as soon as possible about the alleged charges and providing the right of access to a lawyer and other defense rights mentioned in the law.