US man detained in Iran arrives home in Los Angeles

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
October 22, 2010 07:10




LOS ANGELES — A California businessman who spent more than two years in an Iranian prison after being accused of passing money to a rebel group returned home Thursday.

Reza Taghavi, 71, arrived at Los Angeles International Airport at about 7 p.m. local time with his attorney, former US diplomat Pierre Prosper, who won Taghavi's release after talks with Iranian envoys.


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