Iran: Further crackdown on Baha’is

According to their attorney, Giti Pourfazel, “Lawyers are not given the evidence and documents in security-related cases, and these documents are not kept inside the case files, either.” “There is only one report from the Intelligence Ministry, based upon which the judge makes his decision. I did ask them to show me the evidence on which my clients’ convictions were based, but I was told that ‘the documents are confidential and they cannot be shown to you.”