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Saturday, May 9, 2009

Imprisoned Journalist Will Have Appeal Heard Tomorrow

CNN reports that the father of Roxana Saberi says she will have her appeal heard tomorrow. THe told the press the Iranian Supreme Court will meet to consider her 8-year prison sentence, imposed after a one day closed day trial. The U.S. government has previously indicated it is concerned about her treatment and that she receive a fair hearing.

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