Iran state TV 'films new stoning woman confession'

Iran, it seems, was playing a sick game with the release of those photos. Ashanti, her innocent son and attorney are all still under custody. The photos of her at her home were apparently to obtain some sort of "confession". Too bad for Iran that the facts in…Read More

Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani 'freed' after outcry over stoning sentence International campaigners celebrate apparent release of Iranian woman who faced execution by stoning for adultery

Excellent news!!!!! "Jubilant campaigners have claimed victory in the case of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, the woman whose sentence of death by stoning for adultery triggered an international outcry. Images from state-run Press TV showed her meeting her son…Read More

Not quite sure what to think of this news yet. The Times: Iran backs down over stoning execution

Although they have pulled back from a sentence of stoning, it is still not clear if they will condemn her to another form of execution. We're waiting on more news. Meanwhile, please keep up the pressure. http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/

Here are the links to two very active facebook pages on this subject.

Here is the link for "Save Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani from being Stoned to Death in Iran" again http://www.facebook.com/#!/pages/Save-Sakineh-Mohammadi-Ashtiani-from-being-Stoned-to-Death-in-Iran/123908540984923 Here is a link to the contact discussion…Read More

Amnesty International: Please write to the Speaker of the Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, urging him to end the use of stoning as a method of execution in Iran.

SAMPLE LETTER TO THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE RED CROSS:

Send to: Florian Westphal and Dorothea Krimitsas Dear Ms. Westphal and Ms. Krimitsas, I am writing to you with an urgent request that you intervene with the authorities in the Islamic Republic of Iran, who are preparing to execute by stoning Sakine…Read More

SAMPLE LETTER TO NAVI PILLAY, UN High Commissioner for the Office of Human Rights:

Send to: npillay@ohchr.org, with copies to: urgent-action@ohchr.org, Iran_team@amnesty.org, saneif@hrw.org Dear Ms. Pillay, I am writing to you with an urgent demand that you intervene with the authorities in the Islamic Republic of Iran, who are preparing…Read More
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