Wednesday, April 28, 2010

April 28, 2010

Human Rights Defenders
Don't Argue: A Move to Disbar Two Rights Lawyers Is the Latest Threat to Mainland Criminal Defence Counsel
South China Morning Post, April 28, 2010
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Judicial Authorities Target Lawyers, Eroding Rule of Law
当局打压维权律师 危害中国法制建设
Human Rights in China, April 22, 2010
前高校教师被以涉嫌煽动颠覆罪再次拘留 (Sichuan Dissident and Former Professor Zuo Xiaohuan Criminally Detained again on Charges of Inciting Subversion of State Power)
Radio Free Asia, April 27, 2010

张林行动受限屡受传唤 狱中杨天水健康堪虞望保外 (Dissident Writer Zhang Lin Twice Summoned by Authorities Due to Plans to Travel to Shanghai for Medical Treatment )
Radio Free Asia, April 27, 2010

China Tells State Companies to Strengthen Protection of Secrets
Bloomberg, April 27, 2010
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中央企业商业秘密保护暂行规定 (Provisional Regulations on the Protection of Commercial Secrets of Central State-owned Enterprises)
Stated-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council, March 25, 2010
中国政府拟定保密法要求互联网公司报告泄密者 (State Secrets Law Draft: Government Can Tell Internet Companies to Report Divulgers of Secrets)
Radio Free Asia, April 27, 2010
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China Set to Tighten State-secrets Law Forcing Internet Firms to Inform on Users
Associated Press, April 28, 2010
国家赔偿法修改进入四审 聚焦审议:遭超期刑拘后撤案的,有望获赔 (State Compensation Law Revised Draft under Sixth Deliberation)
People's Daily, April 27, 2010
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Compensation Only after 37 Days Detained, Draft Law Says
South China Morning Post, April 28, 2010

分析:从赔偿法看罪犯和嫌疑人的区别 (State Compensation Law: Finding the Difference between "Criminals" and "Suspects")
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 27, 2010
Protests and Petitions
Beating of Teacher Leads to Strike
China Daily, April 28, 2010

Public Health
广西全州手足口病调查:当地医疗设施医护条件差 (Survey on Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease in Guangxi: Local Medical Treatment Deficient)
China Youth Daily, April 28, 2010

中国不再限制外国艾滋病患者入境 (China Ends Ban on Foreign Visitors with HIV/AIDS)
Southern Metropolis Daily, April 28, 2010
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China Ends Entry Ban for Foreigners with HIV/AIDS
Reuters, April 28, 2010

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中华人民共和国国境卫生检疫法实施细则 (Rules for the Implementation of Frontier Health and Quarantine Law of the People's Republic of China)
State Council, April 24, 2010

中华人民共和国外国人入境出境管理法实施细则 (Rules for the Implementation of the Law of the People's Republic of China on Control of the Entry and Exit of Aliens)
State Council, April 24, 2010
Shanghai World Expo
Border Security Clamp for Expo
Shanghai Daily, April 28, 2010

Beijing Hears Dissenting Voice on Unrest
Asia Times Online, April 28, 2010
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Tsinghua Sociologist: Why China Is "More Instable as It Increases Its Attempt to Maintain Social Stability" (清华大学社会学专家提出新稳定思路: 将利益表达与社会稳定一致起来)
China Youth Daily, April 19, 2010

Tsinghua Report:
郑渊洁声明退出中国作协: 炮轰作家曹文轩到小学推销自己的书,中国作协表示尚未收到正式通知 (King of Fairy Tales's Writer and Editor Zheng Yuanjie Announces Withdrawal from Chinese Writers Association)
Southern Metropolis Daily, April 26, 2010

New Clashes Erupt over Regulations on Chinese Students
China Post, April 28, 2010