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.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Access to Justice (司法公正)

“Picking quarrels”: China court jails pro-democracy activists—lawyer
Agence France-Presse, May 10, 2016

China transgender case: “Mr C” vows fight on for equality
British Broadcasting Corporation, May 10, 2016

709事件满10个月 最新数据:受影响者达319人 (10 months after 709 Event: Latest data shows 319 affected)
Radio Free Asia, May 10, 2016

Mass Crackdown on Chinese Lawyers and Defenders
Human Rights in China, February 5, 2016