An Iranian court has upheld its decision to sentence 35-year-old Saeed Malekpour to death for developing photo-uploading software used by porn websites.

Iran’s Supreme Court maintains Malekpour promoted such sites because his name was on the software. Amnesty International says Malekpour was unaware that his software was being used for pornography.

As technology becomes increasingly ubiquitous in our daily lives and places from which we can access information grows, is it only a matter of time before citizens demand Internet freedom?
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