Stories about Legal Threats from December, 2010

9 December 2010

Iran: “A website developer was sentenced to death”

Saeed Malekpour,website developer, is facing the death penalty in Iran for allegedly designing “adult” websites. A few Iranian sites wrote Malekpour was the main manager of hard porn Avizoon site...

Iran:Derakhshan Released On $1.5 Million Bail

An informed source told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that Hossein Derakhshan was released last night on the unprecedented bail amount of $1.5 million. Derakhshan had requested...

5 December 2010

Actions to silence Cablegate and Wikileaks, threats against Assange

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is in danger and his project Wikileaks is under attack. A week after the release of the largest number of classified information, the CableGate, prominent politicians...