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Behnam Ebrahimzadeh, labor activist sentenced by Iran authorities to 9.5 more years in prison

January 06, 2015

Behnam Ebrahimzadeh, an imprisoned labor and children’s rights activist and father to a son battling cancer, has been sentenced by the Iranian Judiciary to 9.5 more years in prison. The latest sentencing comes at a time when Mr. Ebrahimzadeh was months shy of finishing his prison sentence of five years.