On Thursday, the Iranian government announced that Sakineh Ashtiani, an Iranian mother who has been "convicted" of adultery, will be executed instead of stoned to death, as was originally reported. But today, Iran's top human rights official indicated that the government is reviewing the execution order as well, CNN reports.
The case had drawn international attention, including an online petition and hundreds of YouTube videos calling for her release. Here is one of them:
User name: ignoredvoices
Date uploaded: July 8
Click here to watch this video on YouTube.