Iran: Six Telegram admins sentenced to hefty prison terms
The lawyer of a group of detained Telegram admins said that sentences were issued for his clients.
“The detained admins were sentenced to overall 23 years of prison”, Ali Mojtahedzadeh said.
“According to sentences that were issued by the 15th Branch of the Revolutionary Court, Nima Keshvari and Ahmadnia were sentenced to five years of prison, Jamshidi was sentenced to four years of prison and Sobhan Jafari was sentenced to three years of prison”, he added.
“The sentence for Mr. Bagheri, who is not in Tehran, was not announced to him but it seems like it is two years of prison”, the lawyer said. (ILNA state-run News Agency – Aug. 30, 2017)