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Why Was Zhou Yongkang Denied a Public Trial?

The recent trial of former security chief and Politburo Standing Committee member Zhou Yongkang took place in secret, despite earlier assurances ...
July 6, 2015 11:49 PM

China Approves Sweeping National Security Law

After draft national security legislation was criticized by analysts in May for its exceptionally wide reach and potential to limit citizens’ ...
July 1, 2015 1:30 PM

Lawyers Worry New Rules Will Limit Clients’ Defenses

At The New York Times, Cherie Chan reports on human rights lawyers’ concerns that proposed changes to China’s criminal law, which ...
June 30, 2015 1:47 PM