Journalists and family of Jason Rezaian denounce guilty verdict

October 12, 2015 10:13 AM

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Journalists and family of Jason Rezaian denounce guilty verdict

The family of Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, convicted in an Iranian court over the weekend of charges that included espionage, decried his trial and the verdict, as did journalists around the world.

"Today's announcement by the Iranian government that a ruling has been issued regarding the case of my brother, Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, is unfortunately just another sad chapter in his 14-month illegal imprisonment and opaque trial process," Jason's brother, Ali Rezaian, said in a st...

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