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  1. A winner on the world stage, but does he really know it?

    Posted Oct 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Prize. His wife, Liu Xia, was shocked when she was told about the award by friends. 'It is incredible, because too many bad things have happened in my life and I never thought ... the residential compound. Liu Xia's mobile phone was switched off shortly after the announcement and her whereabouts remained unknown. Outside the heavily guarded compound, several other signatories ...

  2. News - China

    Activists break security cordon around Liu Xia

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 08:12pm

    ... Xiaobo, who is herself under house arrest. The four-minute 12-second video, posted on YouTube, is shot in Liu Xia’s apartment building in Beijing and represents a daring affront ... first came to prominence fighting for the rights of victims of an HIV scandal, and two other activists: “Who are you looking for?” Told they want to see Liu Xia, who has been held under house ...

  3. News - China

    Life under house arrest for Nobel laureate's wife Liu Xia

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 06:18pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... on Friday made the video public and called on authorities to release Liu Xia from house arrest and stop harassing Liu’s family. The video came on the same day that Chinese novelist and this year ... identified as Liu Xia is shown smoking by a window with its blinds open. China in 2009 sentenced Liu Xiaobo to 11 years in prison on charges of inciting subversion of state power. ...

  4. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Wife of jailed Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo to petition for retrial

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Liu Xia asks lawyers to file petition for retrial of husband's case and suit over her house arrest Laureate's wife seizes initiative The wife ... and Shang Baojun said yesterday Liu Xia had authorised them to prepare a legal petition that her husband's case be reopened and heard in court. Shang said Liu Xia also intended to sue ...

  5. News - China - LETTER OF THE LAW

    Strange workings in China courts suggest selective leniency

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by KAREN LEE

    ... According to the defence lawyer, the private dispute should have been dealt with in a civil court. His sister Liu Xia, the wife of Liu Xiaobo who has been forced to live in isolation since her ...

  6. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Brother-in-law of Liu Xiaobo faces up to 14 years in jail, says lawyer

    Posted Apr 13th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com As relative of jailed Nobel laureate prepares to stand trial, lawyer reveals sentence recommended by prosecutors and tells of Liu Xia ... and his older sister, Liu Xia . Since Liu Xiaobo was awarded the Nobel prize two-and-a-half years ago, his wife, Liu Xia, has been put under round-the-clock house arrest with no access ...

  7. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Beijing court rejects appeal by Nobel laureate's Liu Xiaobo's brother-in-law

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 09:02am by Reuters, AP

    ... sister, Liu Xia , who has remained under effective house arrest since her husband won the Nobel Prize three years ago. Liu Xia is rarely allowed out and is almost never allowed to receive visitors. She has not been convicted of any crime. Liu Xia did not appear at the court on Friday as she was feeling unwell, Liu Tong said. She is currently resting at home and her physical condition ...

  8. News - China

    Wife of jailed Nobel winner Liu Xiaobo writes open letter to Xi

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 03:45pm by Verna Yu

    ... detention … maybe in this country, being Liu Xiaobo's wife is a kind of crime." Liu Xia has been living in solitude since her jailed husband won the Nobel Prize in October 2010. Placed ... her brother Liu Hui, 43, was convicted of defrauding a contractor of 3 million yuan (HK$3.76 million) with a business partner. Liu Xia, who is close to her brother, broke down in tears when ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... us so much? Liu Xia, wife of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, on an 11-year prison sentence imposed on her brother ...

  10. News - China - COURTS

    Relative of imprisoned Nobel winner gets 11 years

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 10:55am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... dispute, said lawyer Shang Baojun. "This is damaging to my whole family," said Liu's sister and the wife of the imprisoned Nobel laureate, Liu Xia , who was allowed to leave ... was awarded the Nobel in 2010 for his campaigning for peaceful democratic change. His wife, Liu Xia, a poet and activist, was placed under house arrest. In the two-and-a-half years since, she has ...




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