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  1. News - China - COURTS

    Police chief apologises to Tang Hui, mother of rape and kidnap victim

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 01:24pm by AFP

    ... trial. Two months later she received her labour sentence after being accused of “seriously disturbing social order and exerting a negative impact on society”. The re-education through labour ... to 18 months in a “re-education through labour” camp for demanding her daughter’s attackers be punished sparked widespread public outrage in August last year, prompting her release just a week ...

  2. News - China

    Woman illegally detained in mental hospital and given electric shock treatment wins lawsuit

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:24pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... her divorce hearing by police and detained for 10 days. Local authorities sentenced her to one year of "re-education through labour" without trial. But instead she was detained ...

  3. News - China - OBITUARY

    Zhou Weishi, a pioneer of the performing arts in China, dies aged 98

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:34am by Oliver Chou

    ... Zhou, Wang and their two sons were detained and then sent to the countryside for re-education. After the national ordeal ended in 1976, Zhou became acting minister of culture and the chairman ...

  4. News - China

    Former prisoner welcomes China labour camp reform

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 09:20pm by AFP

    ... to the “re-education” system on Tuesday. Peng Hong said he was encouraged by reports that China would reform the long-criticised system, in which people can be sentenced to up to four years of re-education ... on Sina Weibo, China’s version of Twitter. “Re-education through labour – the source of all evil,” said another user. Peng said he received 113,000 yuan (US$18,000) in compensation last November ...

  5. Doctors' exams

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Many doctors have complained about a proposed mandatory re-education scheme every three years, in which those who fail will be barred from practice. Is this fair or unfair to doctors? Share your views: write to us. ...

  6. Comment - Blogs

    Acerbic tweets and policy announcements among the highlights of NPC 2013

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 08:18am by John Kennedy

    ... and yet no one is asking them to change their political system," she said. Not even a move to scrap re-education through labour? “The reeducation-through-labor system, to a certain extent, ... ministries and bodies. Plans to restructure some central government ministries will also be heard. Tuesday, March 12, delegates get to relax, and the final stretch of rubberstamping through a long ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A GOOD WEEK FOR ...

    A good week for..., January 13, 2013

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... for re-education through labour. Some 60,000 people were said to be detained under the system known as laojiao, according to a government researcher late last year.   Wong Kar-wai Years of toil paid off ...

  8. News - China - JUSTICE

    Security tsar Meng Jianzhu criticises interference in court proceedings

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... sits on the lesser 25-member Politburo. Experts believe that ending the passing of slips and re-education through labour would accomplish little. Hu said it was almost impossible ... had often witnessed committee members passing notes to judges. The remarks, in which Meng also announced an eventual end to the "re-education through forced labour" system, were ...

  9. News - China

    Lawyer held for marking anniversary of Tiananmen protests allowed to see attorneys

    Posted May 08th 2014, 05:36pm by Staff Reporter

    ... of his reputation for protecting civil rights and in cases involving in the re-education through labour system. He has been openly critical of ex-security tsar Zhou Yongkang, who is believed ...

  10. Protester alleging abuses is sent to a labour camp

    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Shanghai has sentenced a woman to 18 months of re-education through labour after she posted articles on the internet alleging authorities physically abused ... and the central government's main complaints office in Beijing. The article details alleged physical and mental abuse. The mainland considers re-education through labour to be less serious than ...




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