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Appeal court trims Gao Yu’s jail term, RSF reiterates call for release

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reiterated its call for journalist Gao Yu’s immediate release after a Beijing people’s high court today reduced her sentence on appeal from seven to five years in prison. Gao did none of the things she is alleged to have done. Weiterlesen »

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CHINA Court hears Gao Yu’s appeal behind closed doors,48571.html


A Beijing people’s high court today finally heard journalist Gao Yu’s appeal against the seven-year jail sentence she received in April on a charge of divulging state secrets. Police turned away journalist and diplomats who tried to attend because the court decided to hold the hearing behind closed doors. Weiterlesen »

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