Iranian Woman Faces Stoning Tomorrow

Iranian authorities have reportedly ordered that Sakineh Ashtiani be executed for adultery tomorrow, and protesters are mounting a last-ditch effort to save her. » 11/02/10 1:40pm 11/02/10 1:40pm

Iran's Mixed Messages On Woman's Stoning Sentence

Iran's chief prosecutor says Sakineh Ashtiani could still face stoning for adultery. This contradicts a report that the stoning had been canceled, and President Ahmadinejad's statement that the sentence "was made up." » 9/28/10 10:57am 9/28/10 10:57am

Is Virginia's Death-Row Woman Our Sakineh Ashtiani?

For the first time in a hundred years, a woman is on death row in Virginia. Now Iran is calling the US hypocritical for its objection to the execution of Sakineh Ashtiani. Are they right? » 9/21/10 9:30am 9/21/10 9:30am

Carla Bruni A "Prostitute" For Opposing Stoning

French first lady Carla Bruni has spoken out against the death sentence of Sakineh Ashtiani — and as a result, the Iranian press are calling her a "prostitute." » 8/30/10 3:55pm 8/30/10 3:55pm

Polanski Apologist Becomes Anti-Stoning Advocate

Bernard-Henri Levy, the mastermind of the celebrity petition to free Roman Polanski, has now started a campaign to persuade the Iranian government to spare Sakineh Ashtiani from stoning. He's an odd man for the job. » 8/23/10 9:30am 8/23/10 9:30am

Brazilian President Offers Asylum To Iranian Mom

Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has offered asylum to Sakineh Ashtiani, the mother of two initially sentenced to death by stoning in Iran. Unfortunately, her fate still remains uncertain. » 8/02/10 9:30am 8/02/10 9:30am

Iranian Mom Won't Be Stoned To Death, But Isn't Safe Yet

Iranian authorities now say mother-of-two Sakineh Mohammadie Ashtiani will not be stoned for adultery. However, she may still be executed. » 7/09/10 9:56am 7/09/10 9:56am