Mehdi Gol Shah (Golshah)

Mehdi Gol Shah (Golshah)
مهدی گل‌شاه (گلشاه)
Male
No
Alive
3 Jul 2024
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  • Assistant judge of branch 13 of the General and Revolutionary Court , Isfahan (Isfahan Province) (2023 - present)
    • Human Rights Violation: Arresting and torturing activists in Isfahan (July 11, 2023 - Present) read more
      Location
      Isfahan (Isfahan Province)
      Rights Violated
      Right to a fair trial, Right to freedom from torture
      Description
      Mehdi Golshah, in his position as the Assistant judge of branch 13 of the General and Revolutionary Court of Isfahan, is responsible for the arrest and torture of citizens to extract forced confessions and for violating their rights. Twelve citizens were arrested following a raid by security forces on their homes in Isfahan on July 11, 2023. These detainees are Maryam Parandeh, Bahar Soleimani, Mina Nedaei, Roozbeh Dana, Marjan Beshtam, Hoda Sadeghi, Sama Amooshahi, Mahshad Keshani, Mohammadreza Ghotbizadeh, Erfan Mirkazemi, Amir Salari, and Shamim (last name unknown). Branch 13 of the Public and Revolutionary Prosecutor's Office in Isfahan has charged these citizens with accusations such as "propaganda against the regime," "collaboration and conspiracy" against national security. Additionally, some of them have been charged with "leadership" and "insulting the Leader."  
      Sources
      Latest Status of Detainees in Isfahan: Denied Visits and Uninformed of Charges

      https://shorturl.at/QWom4

      Isfahan Detainees: Families Unaware of the Detention Location and Charges Against Their Children

      https://shorturl.at/aWeA5

These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.