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     Roxana Saberi, the American journalist of Iranian descent will be released from the Iranian prison later today.

    After her conviction in a farce of a trial, Saberi had begun a hunger strike.

See the news article at: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-iran-journalist12-2009may12,0,3372344.story

Roxana Saberi blogburst

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 26, 2009 01:41 PM

US journalist Roxana Saberi turns 32 today in an Iranian prison. After an hour-long trial, she was sentenced to eight years behind bars for “espionage.” She was initially told she was arrested for buying bootleg wine, and then because she was working as a journalist without a license. She’s now on day five of a hunger strike. Today, one of her defense lawyers was denied access to her.

For full details: http://michellemalkin.com/2009/04/26/roxana-saberi-blogburst/