Jin Zhehong (shown in an undated picture) says his confession came as a result of torture. Photo: Thepaper.cn

Where’s the proof? Chinese man accused of rape seeks justice after 23 years and four trials

  • Jin Zhehong, now 50, says previous confessions, which were used as evidence, were tortured out of him
  • Amid a rehearing by the Jilin High People’s Court, both prosecution and defence lawyers agree ‘the facts were unclear and the evidence is insufficient’
Topic |   China Society

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Jin Zhehong (shown in an undated picture) says his confession came as a result of torture. Photo: Thepaper.cn
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Laurie Chen

Laurie Chen

Laurie Chen joined the Post in 2017 after completing a master's degree in journalism at City University, London. Originally from the UK, she studied English literature at University College London.