TITLE

Iran: Death for porno

AUTHOR(S)
Jaafar, Ali
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/26/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 60, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the Iranian parliament to punish anyone who is convicted of working in the adult film industry with death penalty in Iran. The move comes after the national controversy involving Iranian actress Zahra Amir Ebrahimi and her former boyfriend became available on Iran's black market and was leaked onto the Internet. The bill states that the producers of pornographic works are considered corrupter of the world which would be sentenced to death penalty.
ACCESSION #
25641154

 

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