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Computer Programmer's Death Sentence Dropped in Iran
Since December 2008, Saeed Malekpour has been on Death Row in Iran for writing computer software. The Canadian Permanent Resident may now escape the noose.
Condemned Saeed Malekpour Under Pressure to Confess
A computer programmer may have been tortured in a bid to force a public statement, as Iran faces international criticism over his plight.
Argo (2012) Movie Review
Directed by Ben Affleck, Argo (2012) tells how a CIA agent rescued 6 American diplomats from the hands of militants in Tehran, Iran. Is it worth watching? Read this movie review.
Juveniles on Death Row
The death penalty for children has been stamped out in the majority of countries. Where it remains, kids as young as 13 are being killed.
Sentenced to Death for Writing a Computer Program
Living and working in Canada, Saeed Malekpour created software for uploading images on-line. It led directly to torture and Death Row.
Applications of the Death Penalty: Decapitation
Examining the murky history and gruesome use of beheading as a method of execution. Not an article for the faint-hearted.