Ex-Prosecutor Disbarred

Ex-Prosecutor DisbarredEx-Prosecutor Disbarred

The Supreme Court has upheld a verdict against former Tehran prosecutor Saeed Mortazavi returned by a criminal court in Tehran which had convicted him of being involved in illegal detention of some people who took part in the protests that followed the 2009 presidential election, IRNA reported on Sunday.    The criminal court had barred Mortazavi from judicial positions permanently and banned him from taking up government posts for five years.