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  1. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Erwiana supporters accuse Indonesia of pressuring her to appoint consulate lawyer

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 07:48pm by JOANNA CHIU

    ... Joanna Chiu joanna.chiu@scmp.com Erwiana 'pressured to use consulate's lawyer' More questions emerged yesterday about how Indonesian authorities are treating former domestic helper Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, whose Hong Kong employer is being prosecuted for allegedly abusing her. Erwiana's supporters yesterday accused Jakarta's Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

  2. News - China - JUSTICE

    China supreme court orders tougher sentencing for child abuse

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mainland courts have been ordered to mete out harsher sentences to child abusers, with the Supreme People's Court publicising three cases yesterday as precedents. They include the case of a teacher who was executed for his multiple rapes of seven primary- school girls. The top court's order comes amid growing public anger about the widespread sexual abuse ...

  3. News - China - JUSTICE

    New forms of extrajudicial detention emerge to replace China’s labour camps

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 12:46pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... forced labour without trial. According to a report by the rights group Amnesty International in December, other forms included “black jails”, drug rehabilitation facilities, and “brainwashing ...

  4. News - China - JUSTICE

    China's labour camp system officially abolished

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 10:27am by Keith Zhai

    ... "black jails", drug rehabilitation facilities and "brainwashing centres". The NPC Standing Committee also endorsed a relaxation of the country's three-decade-old one-child ...

  5. News - China - JUSTICE

    Petitioners converted to Christianity see plight as part of poor's struggle

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 04:51am by Verna Yu

    ... subjected to physical and mental abuse by law enforcement. Many are sent to illegal detention centres known as "black jails" before being forcibly returned to their hometowns; some ...

  6. News - China - JUSTICE

    Labour camps may become a thing of a past, but what will replace them?

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:36am by Verna Yu

    ... had stopped approving new cases for laojiao and many centres built for that purpose had been turned into drug treatment centres. But there has been no word from the central government ... maintain stability] before [this reform], there must be the same need now and that hasn't changed." Fu said the key to ending abuses was for the police to be held accountable ...

  7. News - China Insider - JUSTICE

    Zhejiang judge remarks on openness of Bo Xilai trial

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 02:57pm by Chris Luo

    ... People’s Court on Tuesday. Bo, a former member of the Communist Party politburo, was sentenced in August to life imprisonment for taking bribes, corruption and abuse of power, in perhaps China’s ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Abuse of legal system a concern, says Zervos

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy, Cheung Chi-fai and Austin Chiu

    ... Patsy Moy, Cheung Chi-fai and Austin Chiu But top prosecutor refuses to comment on whether the ICAC complaint that was lodged against Franklin Lam is a case in point Abuse of legal system a concern, says Zervos The city's top prosecutor yesterday agreed there was concern people might abuse the justice system for political purposes, but refused to say if he thought the Franklin ...

  9. News - China - JUSTICE

    Heavily Muslim Xinjiang focus of most state security arrests

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 03:40am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... surrounding them. Among the cases was that of the former head of the Chongqing police, Wang Lijun, who was jailed for 15 years for abuse of power after he covered up a murder involving the wife of his ...

  10. News - China - JUSTICE

    Hebei city authorities try to limit petitions in Beijing

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:32am by Keith Zhai

    ... of petitioners being physically abused. ...




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