Hong Kong authorities’ implementation of the National Security Law has been expanding in scope and strictness, with broader language used to describe alleged violations and harsh interpretations of individual cases. As civil...
law and society
Minitrue: Do Not Report on the Zhou _ _ (aka Xianzi) Lawsuit; Caution on University Entrance Exam Reforms
by Cindy Carter | Sep 16, 2021
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media and internet companies by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect the source. 2021/9/14...
by Grace | Sep 2, 2017
A speech given by Minister of Justice Zhang Jun at a conference attended by legal professionals...
by Grace | Jun 8, 2016
Families of detained Chinese human rights lawyers continue to speak out nearly one year after...
by Grace | Mar 11, 2016
Reuter’s Megha Rajagopalan reports that China’s top legislative body is in the process of...
by Tony Chen | Mar 1, 2005
From Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ): New York, March 1, 2005 – Authorities in Shanghai have suspended the law license of Guo Guoting, defense attorney for three jailed journalists as well as a number of other dissidents and members of the Falun Gong religious sect. The suspension throws into question the defense of imprisoned writers […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods