Iran Sends Human Rights Lawyer To 38 Years In Prison & 148 Lashes. Her Crime? Defending Women’s Rights

indiatimes.com reports:
A prominent Iranian human rights lawyer has been sentenced to a total of 38 years in prison and 148 lashes. Nasrin Sotoudeh was charged with multiple national security-related offences. She has denied all the charges. Her husband Reza Khandan wrote in a post on Facebook on Monday. Sotoudeh's lawyer, Payam Derafshan, told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) in December that Sotoudeh - arrested last June - had been charged with spreading information against the state, which include insulting Iran's Supreme Leader Sayyid Ali Hosseini Khamenei and spying.
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