Environmentalists are the latest targets for arrest in Iran. One died in prison, officials say

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www.latimes.com—Iranian academics and environmentalists are demanding answers from authorities after several colleagues were arrested on espionage charges and one, a prominent professor, died in prison. Kavous Seyed Emami, a sociology professor who also held Canadian citizenship, hanged himself while in solitary...

Iranian-Canadian environmentalist dies in Iran prison. Iran's academic community was in shock Sunday following the death of renowned environmentalist Kavous Seyed Emami, an Iranian-Canadian, who authorities...