Ever Since Khatami's presidency to the office over 450 youths, ordinary citizens, women and young offenders publicly lashed in various cities in the Islamic Republic of ayatollahs.
On November 24th, 2002, eleven people have been flogged in public. According to Kayhan
daily published in Tehran.
The judge claimed that, sometimes public Flogging might reduce the number of crime,
therefore we will not hesitate to use it as a tool.