Reuters’ Christian Shepherd reports that rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong was arrested last week on suspicion of subverting state power:
Jiang disappeared in November 2016 after traveling to central China’s Changsha city to provide advice and support to a fellow rights lawyer, Xie Yang. In December, authorities confirmed they were holding Jiang on suspicion of inciting subversion.
On Monday, six months later, the longest a suspect can be held without charge
June 6, 2017