Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Government Accountability (政府问责)

山东省淄博市首次启动法官、检察官履职评议 (Zibo, Shandong, commences first performance assessments of judges and procurators)
Zibo Evening News, April 12, 2016

造纸厂偷排2600吨废水一审被判赔偿百万元修复费, 首例检察机关提起环境公益民事诉讼案宣判 (Verdict in 1st public interest environmental case brought by procuratorial organs: Paper manufacturer to pay RMB 1 million in damages for discharging 2,600 tons of waste water)
Legal Daily, April 12, 2016

Mother of detained labor activist Zeng Feiyang sues China’s state media
China Labor Bulletin, April 12, 2016

Kenya “used teargas to forcibly deport Taiwanese to China”
The Guardian, April 12, 2016

Charting the rise of Xi Jinping
The Diplomat, April 13, 2016

Counting the cost of China’s left-behind children
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 12, 2016