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2 UC Berkeley Grads Convicted of Spying In Iran Getting Married

Two Americans detained and accused of spying after hiking near the Iraq-Iran border three years ago got married Saturday in the San Francisco Bay area.

05/05/2012

Sarah Shourd (L), Shane Bauer (C) and Josh Fattal, hug during a press conference after the two men returned to the US on September 25, 2011. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Freed Cal Hikers Set Bay Area Wedding Date

Two University of California, Berkeley grads who were accused of spying and imprisoned in Iran are planning to get married in the spring.

11/14/2011

Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal, who were held captive in Iran, spoke at an "Occupy Oakland" rally on October 17, 2011. (CBS)

Freed Cal Grad Hikers Speak At ‘Occupy’ Protest In Oakland

The three University of California at Berkeley graduates who were imprisoned in Iran on espionage charges spoke at an “Occupy Oakland” rally Monday.

10/17/2011

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Released By Iran, Cal Hikers Arrive In U.S.

Two University of California at Berkeley graduates, released from an Iranian prison, landed in New York Sunday after being held for more than two years.

09/25/2011

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Cal Grads Fly To Freedom After Release From Iran Prison

Two UC Berkeley graduates jailed in Iran as spies were released from Tehran’s prison on Wednesday after more than two years in custody.

09/21/2011

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Freedom Imminent For Cal Graduates Jailed In Iran

Iran’s foreign minister said Saturday that the courts are willing in “the near future” to commute the prison sentences for two Americans convicted of spying. The Americans’ lawyer, meanwhile, was in court trying to arrange a $1 million bail-for-freedom deal.

09/17/2011

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Cal Hikers Set To Be Freed From Iran

Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said two UC Berkeley grads jailed in Iran on charges of espionage for two years could be freed this week.

09/13/2011

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UC Berkeley Grads Sentenced To Eight Years In Iranian Prison

Two UC Berkeley graduates arrested more than two years ago while hiking along the Iraq-Iran border have been sentenced to eight years in prison on charges that include espionage, state TV reported Saturday, a sharp blow to hopes their release was imminent.

CBS San Francisco–08/20/2011

A picture obtained from Iran's state-run English-language Press TV shows detained US hikers (L-R) Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal waiting to meet their mothers for the first time since their arrest, in the Iranian capital Tehran on May 20, 2010. (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)

Verdict For Imprisoned Bay Area Hikers Expected This Week

The families of Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal will have to wait a bit longer to learn their fate, as they continue to be held in an Iranian prison on espionage charges.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/31/2011

A picture obtained from Iran's state-run English-language Press TV shows detained US hikers (L-R) Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd and Josh Fattal waiting to meet their mothers for the first time since their arrest, in the Iranian capital Tehran on May 20, 2010. (Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images)

Families Of Detained Bay Area Hikers Show Support Through Hunger Strike

It has been almost two years since they were arrested and Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer remain in prison in Iran awaiting a trial.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/03/2011

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