The HRIC Daily Brief is a daily selection of news stories and commentary related to human rights in China, drawn from Chinese- and English-language news and online media sources that we monitor daily. In addition to headlines and source links, HRIC also provides English translation of Chinese headlines.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010

媒体称村官腐败不逊高官 利用土地转让敛财 (Media: Village Officials No Less Corrupt than High Officials, Amassing Wealth through Land Transfers)
China Radio International, September 28, 2010

Death Penalty
Two Executed for Organized Crimes and Brothel Business
Shanghai Daily, September 28, 2010

重庆拟立法禁止择校费及有偿家教 (Chongqing: Proposed Legislation to Ban Supplemental School Fees and Paid Tutorship)
Chongqing Economic Times, September 28, 2010

Fire Started in '61 Still Burning
Shanghai Daily, September 28, 2010

广东调查紫金矿业溃坝事故 下游9万公斤鱼死亡 (Guangdong: Zijing Dam Collapse Investigated, 90,000 Kilos of Fish Dead)
People's Daily, September 28, 2010

Human Rights Defender -- Liu Xiaobo, 刘晓波
China Warns Norway against Peace Nobel for Dissident
Reuters, September 27, 2010

深圳集体协商条例部分争议条款被删 (Shenzhen: Controversial Provisions in Draft Collective Bargaining Regulations Removed)
Southern Daily, September 28, 2010

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao to Attend ASEM Meet
China Daily, September 28, 2010

Protests and Petitions
国庆维稳北京围捕近百访民 数十访民联合国驻京办上访 (Petitioners Rounded Up in Preparation for National Holiday)
Radio Free Asia, September 27, 2010

Public Health
1,600 Get Fake Rabies Vaccine
South China Morning Post, September 28, 2010

HIV/AIDS Patients Denied Best Drugs Due to Bureaucracy: Expert
Global Times, September 28, 2010

救助管理办法施行7年为何仍遇尴尬 (Seven Years Later Why Does Assistance Administration Still Cause Embarassment )
Legal Daily, September 28, 2010

State Security
China Exec Gets 20 Years for Leaking Secrets
Reuters, September 28, 2010