Situation Still Dire for Rights Lawyers Four Years On

This week marks the four year anniversary of the 709 “Black Friday” crackdown on human rights lawyers in China. Over 300 lawyers, law firm staff, and human rights activists were detained and interrogated beginning in July 2015 in a nationwide “war on law.”  A number of individuals were formally charged in the months following the … Continue reading Situation Still Dire for Rights Lawyers Four Years On