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Law No. 71063 on Computer Crimes.

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Iran (Islamic Republic of)
General provisions; Criminal and penal law
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Provides for punishments for spying, hacking, piracy and publishing materials deemed to damage 'public morality' or to be a 'dissemination of lies'.

Article 18, inter alia, provides for imprisonment up to two years and a fine up to 5.000.000 Rials for anyone found guilty of 'disseminating false information likely to agitate public opinion'.

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