Michael Iparis was the husband of Nadia Iparis and was father to June Iparis and Metias Iparis. He was killed in a supposed "car accident" along with his wife, Nadia. Metias later finds out that their parents' death was no accident, and The Republic had killed them because Michael Iparis had found out the governments secrets; they are the ones who started the plague epidemics and he had also discovered the truth about what really happens to the children who fail their Trials.