Li Jinxing, China most active rights lawyers, has lost his licence to practice law. Photo: Weibo

China strips rights lawyer Li Jinxing of licence over ‘improper’ social media comments

  • Li says he will appeal against the decision by authorities in eastern China
Topic |   Human rights in China

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Li Jinxing, China most active rights lawyers, has lost his licence to practice law. Photo: Weibo
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Lawyer Chen Jiangang (second from left) and his family have fled China for the United States. Photo: Twitter

Chinese rights lawyer Chen Jiangang flees to US to escape ‘persecution’ in China

  • Chen says he was told he would ‘disappear’ if he continued to represent the daughter-in-law of jailed former Chinese leader Zhou Yongkang
Topic |   Zhou Yongkang

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Lawyer Chen Jiangang (second from left) and his family have fled China for the United States. Photo: Twitter
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