Li Fangping

Guizhou Journalist Sent on “Forced Vacation”

On November 15th, five brothers and cousins aged between nine and thirteen died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a Guizhou dumpster, where they had lit a fire to keep warm. Their deaths prompted a frenzy of soul searching in both...

Human Rights Lawyer Teng Biao Released

Human rights lawyer Teng Biao has been released after almost ten weeks in detention. From the Associated Press: Teng Biao returned home on Friday afternoon but was not able to speak to the media, his wife, Wang Ling, said. She...

What China’s Tainted Milk May Not Bring: Lawsuits

From the Christian Science Monitor: Li Fangping, a prominent human rights lawyer, is busy organizing victims of the poisoned infant formula scandal rocking China and offering pro bono help. But he is not planning to sue Sanlu,...

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