Friday, May 01, 2015

Access to Justice (司法公正)

China launches special campaign to rectify miscarriages of justice
Xinhua, April 28, 2015

Hearing reviews 20-year-old rape and murder case
Xinhua, April 29, 2015

Police in China's Suzhou detain dozens in dawn raid on activists [re. Lin Zhao memorial service]
Radio Free Asia, April 29, 2015

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Access to Information (信息公开)

Publisher of China’s leading pro-reform magazine vows to carry on despite growing pressure from authorities
South China Morning Post, April 28, 2015

China's new internet rules raise questions over role of agency
Radio Free Asia, April 29, 2015

Cloudy with a chance of censorship: China bans unofficial weather reports
The Wall Street Journal, April 29, 2015

China’s scientific progress hinges on access to data
Nature, April 28, 2015

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

The women of the Chinese internet remain defiant
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 30, 2015

”女权五姐妹” 之一武嵘嵘就不接受传唤发布声明 (Wu Rongrong of the “Feminists Five” issues statement on refusing interrogation summons)
Radio Free Asia, April 29, 2015

Supporting women's rights in China
Human Rights in China, April 28, 2015

China’s miners step up protests as industry downturn continues
China Labour Bulletin, April 29, 2015

Chinese labour activists “increasingly targets of violent attacks, intimidation”
Xinhua, April 28, 2015

Counterterrorism (反恐)

Police in Guangdong province practice anti-terrorism drills including the handling of a mock protest by villagers blocking construction of a development.
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2015

广东江门举行反恐演练 模拟拆迁村民闹事(图) (Jiangmen, Guangdong Province holds anti-terror drills simulating protest by villagers against demolition (with pictures))
Southern Metropolis Daily, April 30, 2015