Latest Edition of HRIC's "China Rights Forum" Focuses on Criminal Justice System

August 18, 2005

The respected U.S.-based human rights NGO Human Rights in China has published an edition of its journal China Rights Forum that focuses on China’s criminal justice system. The issue features English-language articles and translations of Chinese materials on a range of criminal justice topics, including criminal procedure reform, re-education through labor, the court system, torture, defense lawyers, recent wrongful conviction cases, and criminal provisions on subversion and state secrets. The issue also includes a list of lawyers currently detained in China, a profile of imprisoned journalist Shi Tao, and a resource list of online materials on China’s legal system.