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Esha Momeni, the Iranian-American student who was jailed on October 15 in Tehran, was released yesterday on bail. Iranian authorities say she is charged with "propaganda against the state." Momeni is a graduate student at California State University Northridge and was in Iran working on her graduate thesis on women's

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U.S. officials are looking into the arrest of an Iranian-American student who was working on her thesis project on women's rights in Tehran. Esha Momeni, a grad student at Cal State-Northridge, was arrested on Oct. 15 for unlawfully passing another vehicle while driving. She is being held in a section of Tehran's