Monday, September 12, 2011

Human Rights Defenders

中國法律專家:非放鬆打壓維權 (Legal Experts: Suppression of Rights Activists Has Not Relaxed)
Ming Pao, September 10, 2011
http://news.sina.com.hk/news/9/1/1/2431967/1.html
Related information:
维权人士王荔蕻被判刑9个月
Rights Defender Wang Lihong Sentenced to Nine Months
Human Rights in China, September 09, 2011
CH: http://www.hrichina.org/cn/content/5569
EN: http://www.hrichina.org/content/5568

Government

Is Your Right to Run an Electoral Fiction?
South China Morning Post, September 10, 2011
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=73a6352f72e42310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD

Internet

Chinese Public Perceive Internet as Major Source of Rumors: Survey
Xinhua News Agency, September 08, 2011
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/indepth/2011-09/08/c_131119069.htm

中国新浪网增加自律专员人数 (Sina Increases Staff in Self-Discipline Team, Analysts Say It's to Increase Control)
Radio Free Asia, September 10, 2011
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/xing-09102011004124.html

Land Policy

China Officials Told to Be Wary in Demolitions
Associated Press, September 09, 2011
http://www.taiwannews.com.tw/etn/news_content.php?id=1702230

最高法试点拆迁“裁执”分离 防止暴力血拆 (SPC Notice: Separate Ruling to Demolish from the Execution of Demolition to Prevent Bloody Demolitions)
Mirror, September 11, 2011
http://news.xinhuanet.com/legal/2011-09/11/c_122019994.htm
The relevant SPC notice is available at:
关于坚决防止土地征收、房屋拆迁强制执行引发恶性事件的紧急通知
Supreme People's Court, May 06, 2011
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2011-09-09/113423132186.shtml

Public Health

Lack of Professional Help Is Costing Lives
South China Morning Post, September 11, 2011
http://www.scmp.com/portal/site/SCMP/menuitem.2af62ecb329d3d7733492d9253a0a0a0/?vgnextoid=06305ed164452310VgnVCM100000360a0a0aRCRD