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, May 16, 2017

Access to Justice (司法公正)

709大抓捕:再有律师披露酷刑虐待 勾洪国家属仍遭软禁 (709 Crackdown: More lawyers expose torture in prison, Gou Hongguo’s family still under house arrest)
Radio Free Asia, May 15, 2017

中国维权律师团体呼吁人大调查“709案”酷刑 (Chinese rights defense lawyers group urges NPC to investigate “709” torture cases)
Radio Free Asia, May 15, 2017

王全璋律师家人发文:“王全璋哪儿去了?” (Wang Quanzhang’s family: Where has he gone?)
Radio France Internationale, May 16, 2017中国/20170515-王全璋律师家人发文:“王全璋哪儿去了?”

Mass Crackdown on Chinese Lawyers and Defenders
Human Rights in China, May 11, 2017