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One Person’s Story

Abbas Dashtpeyman


Age: 20
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Unknown
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: June 14, 2000
Location of Killing: Qasr Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Murder

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Abbas Dashtpeyman, along with three others, was published in the Hamshahri newspaper on June 15, 2000.       

Arrest and Detention

There is no specific information on Mr. Dashtpeyman’s arrest and detention.


No information is available on Mr. Dashtpeyman’s trial. The Public Court of Tehran investigated this case. 


The charge against Mr. Dashtpeyman was announced as "murder." According to the newspaper report, he murdered a person who was carrying a knife during a fight at Shemiran-No quarter on May 24, 1996.    

Evidence of Guilt

The report of this execution does not contain information regarding the evidence provided against Mr. Dashtpeyman. 


No information is available on Dashtpeyman's defense.    


The court condemned Mr. Abbas Dashtpeyman to death. He was hanged at Qasr Prison in Tehran on June 14, 2000. 

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