China frees corruption journalist – BBC

From BBC:

 Awards01 Jiang WebA Chinese journalist imprisoned for subversion after writing articles about corruption has been freed a year early, according to a campaign group.

was reunited with his family after a court in Dalian, north-eastern China, commuted the final year of his six-year sentence.

The US-based Dui Hua Foundation said he was freed on good behaviour.

Read more about Jiang Weiping, including examples of his , from the Committee to Protect Journalists. More on this topic, via Google News.

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January 3, 2006 5:16 PM
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