From the Censorship Vault features previously untranslated censorship instructions from the archives of the CDT series Directives from the Ministry of Truth (真理部指令). State Council Information Office: We ask that website...
by Anne Henochowicz | Nov 28, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet Instructions” series to the Censorship Vault. These directives were originally published on Canyu.org (Participate) and date from 2005...
by Anne Henochowicz | Nov 17, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
by Sophie Beach | Sep 11, 2009
Chen Shui-bian, former President of Taiwan, has been sentenced to life in prison, together with his wife, on charges of embezzlement, bribery, money laundering and forgery. Time reports: It was a dramatic fall from grace for the...
by Paulina Hartono | Mar 26, 2009
The trial for Taiwan’s former president Chen Shui-bian began on Thursday. Chen is under investigation for corruption charges. From Annie Huang of the Associated Press: Taiwan’s defiant former president went on trial...
by Paulina Hartono | Dec 12, 2008
Former Taiwan president Chen Shui-bian has been formally indicted on charges of graft, forgery, and money laundering. From Reuters: Former Taiwan president and anti-China firebrand Chen Shui-bian was indicted on Friday in...
by Liu Yong | Nov 23, 2008
From AP: Several thousand demonstrators waved flags and chanted in Taiwan’s capital Saturday to protest the detention of former President Chen Shui-bian on graft allegations. Judges ordered the 57-year-old Chen jailed Nov....
by Paulina Hartono | Nov 11, 2008
Chen Shui-bian was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of corruption. From the Christian Science Monitor: The detention of the defiant nationalist comes amid a warming trend in cross-strait relations under the current, China-friendly...
by Liu Yong | Sep 23, 2008
From AFP: A Taiwanese prosecutor has flown to Hong Kong as part of a investigation of former president Chen Shui-bian and his family for alleged money laundering, a report here said on Tuesday. The Apple Daily said prosecutor...
by Liu Yong | Sep 3, 2008
From AFP: Former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian on Wednesday rejected allegations that he embezzled nearly 500,000 US dollars in state funds, telling prosecutors he had done nothing wrong. “I was not corrupt,”...
by Liu Yong | Aug 15, 2008
From AFP: Taiwan has launched an investigation into alleged money laundering by former president Chen Shui-bian and his family following similar moves by Swiss authorities, Premier Liu Chao-shiuan said Friday. Swiss prosecutors...
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