May 2012 (9)
May 30 2012 9:50AM
Chen Guangcheng’s Relatives, Family Supporters in Tough Straits; Ship Captain Imprisoned for Helping Families of Dead Crew; and
China Human Rights Briefing By CHRD May 23-28, 2012 Top News • Chen Guangcheng’s Relatives, Family Supporters in Tough Straits: Chen Guangfu, Chen Guangcheng’s brother tortured by Shandong police in April, recently fled Dongshigu Villa...
May 24 2012 11:53AM
Activist Feng Zhenghu's Illegal House Arrest Proves No Lessons Learned From Chen Guangcheng Abuses
Activist Feng Zhenghu's Illegal House Arrest Proves No Lessons Learned From Chen Guangcheng Abuses (Chinese Human Rights Defenders, May 24, 2012) – Two months before Chen Guangcheng (陈光诚) dramatically escaped from illegal house arrest...
May 22 2012 10:25AM
Lawyers for Chen Kegui Challenge Local Police’s Unlawful Obstruction of Efforts to Defend Client
China Human Rights Briefing: Special Edition May 22, 2012 Lawyers for Chen Kegui Challenge Local Police’s Unlawful Obstruction of Efforts to Defend Client CHRD has obtained a letter addressed to the police chief of the Yinan County Pub...
May 17 2012 10:19AM
News Alert: Shandong Police Torture Chen Guangfu, Brother of Chen Guangcheng; Relatives Live in Fear
China Human Rights Briefing: Special Edition May 16, 2012 Shandong Police Torture Chen Guangfu, Brother of Chen Guangcheng; Relatives Live in Fear CHRD has learned that Chen Guangfu (陈光福), the elder brother of activist Chen Guangcheng...
May 16 2012 9:08AM
China Human Rights Briefing May 9-14, 2012
Top News • Harassment Rampant Against Individuals With Ties to Chen Guangcheng: The nephew of Chen Guangcheng has confirmed to be formally arrested, and lawyers, activists, and others are facing unabated harassment and rights abuses fo...
May 10 2012 2:59PM
China Human Rights Briefing May 4-8, 2012
Top News • Concerns Abound Even After Chen Guangcheng Deal Struck:While the Chinese government has promised to allow the activist Chen Guangcheng and his family to go to the United States, concerns still exist for their future safety w...
May 4 2012 4:09PM
[CHRD] Chen Guangcheng Fate Still Uncertain, Supporters Still Facing Retaliation; Three Netizens Released on Bail; and more.
China Human Rights Briefing April 24-May 3, 2012 Top News • Chen Guangcheng Arrangement Uncertain, Concerns Swirl Over Family’s Safety: Conditions negotiated by US and Chinese officials for activist and lawyer Chen Guangcheng and his f...
May 3 2012 8:01AM
CHRD Calls on US and Chinese Leaders to Keep Promise to Protect Chen and Family
CHRD Calls on US and Chinese Leaders to Keep Promise to Protect Chen and Family (CHRD, May 3, 2012) -- On the basis of a promise from the Chinese government to protect blind activist Chen Guangcheng ( 陈光 诚 ), US diplomats hastily deliv...
May 3 2012 7:55AM
Chen: US pressure key as China shows ‘bad faith’
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE 2 May 2012 Chen: US pressure key as China shows ‘bad faith’ Promises to Chen Guangcheng that he can live a normal life if he remains in China must be viewed with extreme caution, Amnesty Internationa...