Friday, April 30, 2010

April 30, 2010

Top News of the Day

State Security
China Includes Internet in Secrets Law Revision
Financial Times, April 30, 2010

Related information:

China Sharpens Legal Weapons for Information Control

Human Rights in China, April 29, 2010

State Secrets Transparently Clear
Shanghai Daily, April 30, 2010

China Passes Tighter Information Law
New York Times, April 30, 2010

Human Rights Defender - Gao Zhisheng (高智晟)
Human Rights Lawyer Disappears, Again
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2010


China's New Threat - a Mountain of Waste
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2010

Human Rights Defender - Feng Zhenghu (
'Speak Out and You Will Disappear', Activist Told
The Independent, April 30, 2010

国家赔偿法修改获通过 取消刑事赔偿确认程序 (Amendments to the State Compensation Law Adopted)
Legal Daily (via Eastday), April 30, 2010

Related News:

Controversial Compensation Law on Detainees Approved
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2010

解读国家赔偿法修改四大亮点 (Four Key Points to Understand Amendments to the State Compensation Law)
Procuratorial Daily (via, April 29, 2010

Migrant Workers
Foreign Workers (and Wives) Pour into China
Asia Times Online, April 30, 2010

深圳公安局长建议立法清除无业流动人员 (Shenzhen PSB's Director: Unemployed Migrants Should Return Home)
Southern Daily (via Eastday), April 30, 2010

Protests and Petitions
广州村民遭强拆 冲突中枪击拆迁人员 (One Shot in Clash between Security Personnel and Villagers in Guangzhou over Forced Eviction)
Southern Daily (via Net Ease), April 30, 2010

Shanghai World Expo
On Eve of Shanghai Expo 2010, China Finds 'Soft Power' an Elusive Goal
Christian Science Monitor, April 30, 2010

China's Alarming Spate of School Knifings
Time, April 30, 2010,8599,1985834,00.html