Fri, 21 Nov 14
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The lawyer of human right activist Guo Feixiong, Zhang Lei has confirmed to the BBC Chinese that the trial against him will be held on 29th Nov, 2014. Zhang Lei also said that they will attend the court hearing in order to defend his client.
Wed, 19 Nov 14
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Officials and executives are gathering in China for a government-backed internet conference, amid criticism of Beijing's internet practices.
Tue, 18 Nov 14
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Senior Chinese journalist Gao Yu is to stand trial on Friday for espionage charges. State broadcaster CCTV has shown footages earlier this year in which Ms Gao had allegedly “confessed to” her crime, but she now requests to dismiss the statements as evidence in court. Speaking to BBC Chinese’s Martin Yip, Ms Gao’s lawyer Mo Shaoping suggests the police had apparently threatened to get her son Zhao Meng into trouble if she refuse to plead guilty.
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