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Friday, March 20, 2009

Lawyer Says Blogger Client Has Died in Iranian Prison

Mohammad Ali Dadkhah, an Iranian lawyer, says he believes that his client, blogger Omid Mir Sayafi, has died in prison. Mr. Sayafi was jailed for insulting the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in an Internet post. Another inmate, a physician, got the news out about Mr. Sayafi's possible death to Mr. Dadkhah earlier this week. Read more here.

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