Yahya Pir Abbasi

AKA: Abbas Pirabbasi

Yahya Pir Abbasi
یحیی پیر عباسی
6 Dec 2020
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  • Judge of the Family Court, Tehran
  • Judge of Branches 26 and 28 of the Revolutionary Court, Tehran (2009 - Feb 2013)
  • Judge at the Criminal Court (Feb 2013 - present)
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.

On 13 April , 2011, the European Union (EU) put Yahya (Abbas) Pir Abbasi on its list of human rights sanctions for issuing long-term prison and death sentences for the 2009  post-election protesters during his tenure as the head of Branches 26 and 28 of the Revolutionary Court. According to the decision, Pir Abbasi will be barred from entering the EU and all his assets will be confiscated in Europe.