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Statement by DROI Chair Panzeri on the sentencing of Nasrin Sotoudeh 

13-03-2019

Following the sentencing of Iranian lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Chair of the EP Subcommittee on Human Rights Antonio Panzeri made the following statement:

"The judiciary underscored its power when it decided on a decades-long sentence for Ms Sotoudeh. But justice is not a question of power. It is about fairness and equity. Justice has never been about personal conscience but the conscience of the whole of humanity"