China – General

China – Hong Kong

Says it all!..... Chinese state TV reports passage of Hong Kong security law 20 minutes before vote

Says it all!….. Chinese state TV reports passage of Hong Kong security law 20 minutes before vote

Radio Free Asia When Hong Kong’s Legislative Council passed a strict national security law under Article 23 of its mini-constitution, ...
OK Here It Is .. The Draft For The HK Security Law & As You Can Imagine It Is As Cheery As You'd Expect It To Be

OK Here It Is .. The Draft For The HK Security Law & As You Can Imagine It Is As Cheery As You’d Expect It To Be

As always HKFP is your best source Hong Kong has revealed the draft text of its new, homegrown security law – ...
HK: Ex-prosecutor resigned before being named as US sanctions target, Hong Kong justice department says

HK: Ex-prosecutor resigned before being named as US sanctions target, Hong Kong justice department says

HKFP The department’s statement was issued after American lawyer Samuel Bickett – who was jailed in 2021 over assaulting a ...
Pro-democracy Radio DJ Tam Tak-chi loses bid to appeal ‘seditious’ speech conviction and jail term

Pro-democracy Radio DJ Tam Tak-chi loses bid to appeal ‘seditious’ speech conviction and jail term

HKFP The ruling in Tam Tak-chi’s appeal is expected to have far-reaching ramifications, with the verdict in the Stand News ...
HKFP - op-ed: "Article 23 is not an infringement on our liberties; rather, it serves as a safeguard against potential hazards to our way of life,”

HKFP – op-ed: “Article 23 is not an infringement on our liberties; rather, it serves as a safeguard against potential hazards to our way of life,”

Adrian Ho Adrian Ho graduated from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. He is a lawmaker, the Founder ...
Hong Kong Free Press : Explainer: Hong Kong’s national security crackdown – month 44

Hong Kong Free Press : Explainer: Hong Kong’s national security crackdown – month 44

Prepare yourself for an onslaught. In the main most media have moved on from reporting HK which is just as ...

China – Lawyers

Mintz Lawyers Still Stuck In China

Mintz Lawyers Still Stuck In China

Via The Financial Times Mintz staff stuck in China detention despite warming ties with US Due diligence group struggling to ...
China to rule on appeals in case of detained human rights lawyers

China to rule on appeals in case of detained human rights lawyers

The Guardian reports A Chinese court is to rule in the appeals of detained human rights lawyers Ding Jiaxi and Xu ...
9 November 2023    Update – China: Woman human rights lawyer Li Yuhan sentenced to 6.5 years in prison

9 November 2023 Update – China: Woman human rights lawyer Li Yuhan sentenced to 6.5 years in prison

On 25 October 2023, the Heping District Court in the city of Shenyang, Liaoning Province, found woman human rights lawyer Li ...
IAPL: Iran/UN/Europe etc: Urgent request for intervention in favour of Nasrin Sotoudeh (Joint Statement)

IAPL: Iran/UN/Europe etc: Urgent request for intervention in favour of Nasrin Sotoudeh (Joint Statement)

The undersigned organizations urge you to take concrete and urgent action in the case of Nasrin Sotoudeh, prominent and well-known ...
Amnesty Report After six years deprived of liberty, human rights lawyer, Li Yuhan,  finally sentenced 

Amnesty Report After six years deprived of liberty, human rights lawyer, Li Yuhan, finally sentenced 

Responding to reports of a six-and-a-half-year sentence handed down today to Chinese human rights lawyer Li Yuhan on charges of ...