China Trial Over Reporter’s Death – BBC

BBC and Xinhua report that seven people have been tried for the murder of Lan Chengzhang, who was killed at an illegal coal mine in Datong while employed by a local newspaper. From the BBC:

The trial, which began on Sunday, is taking place at the Intermediate People’s Court in Linfen, Shanxi.

Six man are charged with “intentionally causing physical hurt to others”, while a seventh is accused of harbouring the suspects, state-run Xinhua news agency said. [Full text]

– Read the Xinhua report here.

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