Sunday 5 September 2010
September 02, 2010
Iran's Human Rights Lawyers Increasingly Facing Their Own Days In Court
Human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, who has defended a number of political and human rights activists in Iran, is now facing her own day in court. After security forces searched her home and office and took away some of her personal belongings, she was charged with crimes against the state and ordered to face questioning this week.