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Iranian daily 'Bahar' acquitted

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

The Press Supervisory Board cleared banned newspaper 'Bahar' of charges leveled by prosecutor-general.

Front page of the last issue of Bahar daily published in October 2013 before it was banned

Following the vote of the Press Supervisory Board, the branch 76 of Tehran province's Penal Court headed by Judge Siamak Modir-Khorasani acquitted the daily's managing-editor Saeed Pour-Azizi.

The daily had earlier been sentenced to a six-month ban by the same court.

The managing-editor of Bahar daily has been put on trial for three times within a period of less than a year.

The third trial of the daily's managing editor was held on September 14 on charges of publishing libel and disturbing public opinion leveled by prosecutor-general.

Press Supervisory Board rejected all the charges and acquitted the newspaper and subsequently the court issued acquittal of the daily's managing editor.

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