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.

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Access to Justice (司法公正)

中国法官批特朗普破坏司法独立 网民:太神奇了!(Chinese judge criticizes Donald Trump for damaging judicial independence, netizens: that’s amazing)
Radio France Internationale, February 8, 2017中国/ 20170208-中国法官批特朗普破坏司法独立-中国网民太神奇了!

Donald Trump’s tweets about a judge find a critic in an unlikely place: China
The New York Times, February 7, 2017

中国最高法新规定︰法院外抗议或被追究刑责 (Chinese Supreme Court issues new rules: Protests outside courtrooms may lead to criminal liability)
Radio Free Asia, February 8, 2017