Iran sentences a woman to death for adultery

TEHRAN: An Iranian courtroom has sentenced a girl to demise for adultery, state media stated.
A report by the IRAN newspaper on Wednesday stated the lady labored as a coach in a gymnasium for females.
It stated her husband contacted police in 2022 when he discovered her with one other man at their house. The husband found from surveillance cameras that she was having relations with different males, it stated.
Below Iranian legislation, she will attraction.
Iranian courts typically sentence individuals to demise by stoning for adultery, which may be diminished to lighter punishments upon attraction.
Iran is underneath worldwide stress for its intensive use of the demise penalty. On Wednesday, UN Secretary-Basic Antonio Guterres stated Iran was executing individuals at “an alarming fee.” He stated not less than 419 individuals obtained capital punishment within the first seven months of this 12 months, a rise of 30% from the identical interval final 12 months.
In 2017 a courtroom sentenced a girl to demise for adultery, however there was no report of her execution.
Crimes punishable by the demise penalty embrace adultery, sodomy, homicide, rape, armed theft, kidnapping and drug trafficking.
In 2022, Iran executed two homosexual males who had been convicted of sodomy.

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