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Sarah Shourd

Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali (center) is escorted away after joining other prominent American Muslims and clergy attending a news conference at the National Press Club on May 24, 2011 in Washington, DC. Ali and other prominent American Muslims and clergy appealed to Iran's Supreme Leader for the release Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal, the two U.S. hikers detained in Iran since July 31, 2009. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Muhammad Ali Calls On Iran To Release Detained UC Grads

Leaders of the American Muslim community, along with boxing legend Muhammad Ali, are calling for the release of two U.S. hikers, who have been detained in Iran for more than 21 months.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/24/2011

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)

Mothers Hold Hunger Strike For Imprisoned Bay Area Hikers

The family of two UC Berkeley grads, imprisoned in Iran, are showing their support for their upcoming trial by going on a hunger strike.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/22/2011

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)

Iran Trial Of UC Berkeley Grads Delayed Without Explanation

The Iranian lawyer for three UC Berkeley grad students charged with espionage said judicial authorities have not resumed their trial as planned.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/11/2011

American hikers Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal, (l-r), detained by Iranian authorities, accused of spying, Tehran, Iran. (AP)

Freed Cal Grad Won’t Return To Iran For Trial

UC Berkeley grad Sarah Shourd said she will not return to Iran to stand trial with two fellow hikers on spying charges.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/04/2011

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)

Cal Grad Hikers’ Families Hopeful After Iran Court Hearing

The families of two Americans charged with spying in Iran said Monday they’re glad that Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were able to proclaim their innocence in a court in Tehran and that they hope the case is nearing an end.

CBS San Francisco–02/07/2011

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)

Trial Begins In Iran For UC Berkeley Hikers

An Iranian court began the espionage trial of three UC Berkeley graduates who were arrested while hiking along the Iran-Iraq border in 2009.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/06/2011

American hikers Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal, (l-r), detained by Iranian authorities, accused of spying, Tehran, Iran. (AP)

Lawyer Representing Hikers In Iran Ready For Trial

An Iranian lawyer representing three Americans accused by Tehran of spying says he is ready for the start of their trial.

CBS San Francisco–02/05/2011

American hiker Sarah Shourd

Iran Wants Freed Cal Grad Back To Stand Trial

Iran said it has summoned an American woman and UC Berkeley graduate to return to the country and stand trial on Feb. 6 along with two Cal grads who are still in custody.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/31/2011

Detained American citizen Sarah Shourd sits during a meeting with her companions and their mothers on May 20, 2010 in Tehran, Iran. (Getty Images)

Cal Grad Freed From Iran Prison Releases Music Video

A Berkeley graduate freed from an Iranian prison has released a song she hopes will build support for the release of her friends who remain jailed in that country.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/01/2010

American hikers Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal, (l-r), detained by Iranian authorities, accused of spying, Tehran, Iran. (AP)

Cal Grads Imprisoned In Iran Call Families

The mother of one of the Cal grads imprisoned in Iran said she knew even as the phone rang this past weekend that it was a call from her son.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/29/2010

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