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Lawyer Zheng Xiang met with detained Jilin petitioner Guo Hongwei and learned that the supervising officers unlawfully used restraints such as leg irons and handcuffs, and instigated and condoned other detainees to maltreat him. The lawyer stated that he will file a complaint to investigate such...
Dr. Liu Sixin and Madam Zhao Wei were two of the individuals detained in the massive “709 crackdown” on lawyers and defenders that began in China on July 9 of this year. On September 17, Wang Lei and Ren Quanniu, the defense lawyers for Liu and Zhao, went to the pre-trial division of Hexi branch of...
On October 27, lawyer Zheng Xiang once again went to Tianjin’s Hexi Detention Center and finally learned that Hu Shigen’s case is being handled by the Hexi branch of the Tianjin Public Security Bureau. Hu was criminally detained on July 11, and was put under “residential surveillance in a...
On July 10, 2015, Beijing dissident and Christian Hu Shigen, along with Liu Yongping and Ge Ping, disappeared as they prepared to participate in a church gathering. Nearly 100 days after the family retained a lawyer to report the case to the security authorities, the only answer given by the police...
Wang Yu’s defense lawyers, Wen Donghai and Li Yuhan, went to Tianjin Municipal Public Security Bureau to request an administrative review. They demanded an investigation, in accordance with the law, into the illegal behavior of the Hexi branch of Tianjin Public Security Bureau in the handling of...
Following the official arrest of Fujian activist Tu Fu (aka Wu Gan) on charges of “picking quarrels and provoking trouble" and "inciting subversion of state power" in late June 2015, officials handling his case did not allow him to meet his lawyer, Yan Xin, on the grounds that his case involves...
Wang Mo stood trial on November 19, 2015, for supporting the 2014 Umbrella Movement. He was accused of "inciting subversion of state power."
Lawyers who have been prevented from leaving China issued a statement to the Beijing Public Security Bureau asking for “prompt correction” of the decision to stop them from overseas travel. Signatories: Cai Ying (蔡瑛) Chen Jiangang (陈建刚) Ge Wenxiu (葛文秀) Ge Yongxi (葛永喜) Huang Simin (黄思敏) Li Guobei (...
Lin Qilei was told by police at the Beijing Airport that the Beijing Public Security Bureau believes Lin "exiting Chinese territory would endanger state security." 蔺其磊律师自己发在“709”营救群的贴文,他将会采用法律手段,谴责公权的违法,捍卫一个公民的尊严! 蔺其磊律师:2015年11月10日8:40分,我在北京首都机场T2航站楼办理边防检查时,被北京市出入境边防检查智总队下属的边检站以护照有问题拦下,一名叫韩飞的警察(...
In this narrative, Ding, a resident of Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, recounts the forced demolition and relocation of her family in 2009, and the unlawful detention and torment that her entire family suffered as a result of defending its rights over the past six and half years. 中国公民丁红芬一家的人权报告 丁红芬,女,48岁,...

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