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  1. Critics decry quake activist's jailing

    Posted Feb 10th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu The prosecution of Sichuan quake activist Tan Zuoren was clearly political and intended to silence whistle-blowers, critics said yesterday after he was jailed for five years. ... in the earthquake, in which more than 80,000 people died. 'The timing of his arrest and conditions of his trial clearly indicated...it was because he was a whistle-blower of the earthquake,' ...

  2. Draft law to give errant officials second chance

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... disgraced officials after that.' The draft law also requires party disciplinary bodies to protect and reply to whistleblowers who report corrupt cadres or official misconduct. ...

  3. Jail term confirmed for quake activist

    Posted Jun 10th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... whistle-blowers. 'The Chinese constitution guarantees citizens' rights to freedom of expression, but the government and its politicised judiciary appear to have again denied that right ...

  4. Court set to rule on appeal of jailed earthquake activist

    Posted Jun 08th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... was originally sentenced in February in a closed-door trial that critics said was political and intended to silence whistle-blowers. The original court verdict found that Tan had published ...

  5. 2012

    Posted Nov 12th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... allows Emmerich to revel in his crude political views through Russian oligarchs and sinister sheikhs buying their way to survival, while would-be whistleblowers die mysterious deaths, including ...

  6. Quake damage inflated, says cadre

    Posted Aug 31st 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Officials in a Sichuan town exaggerated damage reports from the massive May 12 earthquake to obtain more subsidies from the central government, a low-ranking cadre said yesterday. The whistleblower also said he had been beaten up for trying to report the corruption. Deng Yonggu, 33, a forestry officer in Gaosheng town in Pengxi county, said the township government ...



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