Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

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One Person’s Story

Amir Davudi


Age: 39
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Presumed Muslim
Civil Status: Unknown


Date of Killing: February 17, 2015
Location of Killing: Qezelhesar Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Hanging
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

News of the execution of Mr. Amir Davudi, along with two others, was published on the website of the Human Rights Activists for Democracy in Iran on February 17, 2015. According to this report, six individuals were executed; however, only three names were published. Mr. Davudi was 39 years old. On February 16, his family and the families of the other defendants gathered in front of the Qezelhesar Prison and demanded a halt to the execution of their loved ones.         

Arrest and Detention

Mr. Davudi was detained for nine years. There is no specific information on his arrest and detention. According to the above report, on February 16, 2015, he and the other five prisoners had been transferred from Hall 2, Unit 2 of the Qezelhesar Prison to solitary confinement in preparation for execution.


No information is available on Mr. Davudi’s trial. 


The charge brought against Mr. Davudi is not known.

Evidence of Guilt

The report of this execution did not provide any specific information on the evidence presented against Mr. Davudi.


No information is available on Mr. Davudi’s defense.    


Mr. Amir Davudi was hanged at Qezelhesar Prison in Karaj on February 17, 2015. 

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