Cal Grads Fly To Freedom After Release From Iran PrisonTwo UC Berkeley graduates jailed in Iran as spies were released from Tehran’s prison on Wednesday after more than two years in custody.
Freedom Imminent For Cal Graduates Jailed In IranIran'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.
Cal Hikers Set To Be Freed From IranIran's president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said two UC Berkeley grads jailed in Iran on charges of espionage for two years could be freed this week.
UC Berkeley Grads Sentenced To Eight Years In Iranian PrisonTwo 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.
Verdict For Imprisoned Bay Area Hikers Expected This WeekThe 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.
Families Of Detained Bay Area Hikers Show Support Through Hunger StrikeIt has been almost two years since they were arrested and Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer remain in prison in Iran awaiting a trial.
Muhammad Ali Calls On Iran To Release Detained UC GradsLeaders 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.
Mothers Hold Hunger Strike For Imprisoned Bay Area HikersThe family of two UC Berkeley grads, imprisoned in Iran, are showing their support for their upcoming trial by going on a hunger strike.
Iran Trial Of UC Berkeley Grads Delayed Without ExplanationThe Iranian lawyer for three UC Berkeley grad students charged with espionage said judicial authorities have not resumed their trial as planned.
Freed Cal Grad Won’t Return To Iran For TrialUC Berkeley grad Sarah Shourd said she will not return to Iran to stand trial with two fellow hikers on spying charges.
Cal Grad Hikers' Families Hopeful After Iran Court HearingThe 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.