Issuing 1,000 indictments for the detainees of nationwide protests in Tehran
Aryai Community News Agency – Indictments have been issued for 1,000 people arrested during the current nationwide protests in Tehran province, and their cases have been referred to the court.
According to the report of the Aryai community news agency, quoted by Didban Iran, today, Monday, November 9, 1401, Ali Al-Qasi Mehr, the Chief Justice of Tehran Province, announced the issuance of 1,000 indictments for 1,000 people detained during the current nationwide protests in Tehran Province.
In the weekly meeting of the Supreme Judicial Council with the Head of the Judiciary, while announcing this news, the Chief Justice of Tehran Province added: “The case of a number of these people has been scheduled in the Revolutionary Court, and their trial is the main cause of (disturbances) on all days of this week. It will be held publicly.”
It should be noted that in the spoken and written literature, Iranian judicial, security and government authorities call protest gatherings (disturbing) and protesting citizens as (disturbing).
Since the announcement of the death of Mehsa (Zina) Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez city in the detention center of the security police in Tehran, there have been widespread protests regarding the performance of the guidance patrol in schools, universities and different cities of the country.
On September 31, 1401, Amnesty International reacted to the violent suppression of these protests by publishing a statement and called on the international community to take immediate action to confront the Iranian government.
Also, on November 4, 1401, Javed Rahman, the United Nations special rapporteur on human rights in Iran, presented his detailed report on the widespread suppression of these protests by the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations General Assembly.
Human rights in Iran, on a daily basis, from the third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eighth, ninth, tenth, eleventh, twelfth, thirteenth, fourteenth, fifteenth, sixteenth, seventeenth, eighteenth, nineteenth, twentieth, twenty And the 1st and 22nd of these protest gatherings have been covered by the news.
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.