was just 8 years old and weighed 35 pounds
she was tortured to death.
had been beaten in the head and face, burned by cigarettes, and had knife
wounds over her entire body. She also suffered bone fractures over the
years that never healed properly,
she had never received medical attention, so the bones healed crookedly.
father and a 17 year old stepbrother were arrested and accused of torturing
her to death.
father, Ali, was acquitted of murder, but was sentenced to two years in
prison for hurting Arian. Arian's stepbrother, Ramtin, was found guilty
of murder, and he can be hanged.
adopt a guardian angel for Arian
on the angel
can light a candle
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