No, you read it right and your eyes are not deceiving you. A death sentence not for killing, raping or maiming another fellow human being. Not for committing grave atrocities against humanity or any of God's creatures. But for merely shouting a slogan.
The 26 year old Omid Dana was sentenced for chanting “Down with the principle of ‘Velayat-e Faghih’” . Velayat-e Faghih means ‘The guardianship of clergy over people’, a principle which belittles the people and portrays a nation as invalid and incompetent in their capability to make decisions for themselves, therefore are in need of a ‘Supreme Leader’ to make those decisions for them!!