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Human rights in China - Wikipedia

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Human rights in China are a highly contested topic, on which the government of the People's Republic of China and its supporters, on the one hand, and critics and human rights organizations, on ...

Is China cleaning up its illegal 'black jails'? - CSMonitor.com

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Feb 5, 2013 ... Ten men have been sentenced to prison for illegally detaining people who traveled to Beijing to appeal to the government, in a possible sign ...

China Aid releases 2015 Annual Report on Chinese Government ...

www.chinaaid.org/2016/05/china-aid-releases-2015-annual-report.html

May 18, 2016 ... (Midland, Texas—May 18, 2016) Today, China Aid released its 2015 .... 2014 ostensibly to clean upillegal structures,” to provide the legal cover to target ... Huang Xiaoyuan, Zhang Zhi, most of whom were held in “black jails.

The Chinese Holiday Inn which is 'being used as a black jail' to hold ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2232833/The-Chinese-Holiday-Inn-used-black-jail-hold-citizens-dare-complain-life-Communism.html

Nov 14, 2012 ... A Holiday Inn in China is being used as a 'black jail' for people who dare to ... But during the 665-mile journey from their home to the Chinese capital, ... Up to 10,000 people a year are hauled off the streets, locked up and ..... Meghan King Edmonds shares more adorable pictures of squeaky-clean newborn ...

Urban stability: Treating the symptoms - The Economist

www.economist.com/news/china/21572814-name-social-order-government-turns-blind-eye-black-jails-treating-symptoms

Mar 2, 2013 ... Their aim is to keep the capital free of “petitioners” who come to Beijing to ... see signs that the central government is waking up to their plight. ... China Youth News, a Beijing newspaper, reported that some of the ... Black jails serve the interests of every level of government. .... Thailand's illegal immigrant...

Dui Hua Human Rights Journal: December 2011

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Dec 2, 2011 ... Professors and researchers from China University of Political Science and Law at a ... Can Beijing's “Black Security” Crackdown Protect Petitioners? ... in “petitioner interception” and “black jails;” however, this involvement is generally ... Besides a concentrated clean-up and crackdown, it's also necessary to ...

Foreign Executives in China. Worry Me Yes or Worry Me No ...

www.chinalawblog.com/2014/08/foreign-executives-in-china-worry-me-yes-or-worry-me-no.html

Aug 16, 2014 ... What should I do to avoid going to a Chinese jail? ... If You Have To Ask… China's Corruption Clean-Up. Get On Board Or Go To Jail. .... It's illegal but everyone does it and everyone generally gets away with it, but it's still clearly ... Chinese laws aren't black and white, it depends on who's enfo...

2011 HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT | Beijing, China - Embassy of the ...

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... that a prison shall be ventilated, allow for natural light and be clean and warm. ... The law further provides that a prison “shall set up medical, living and .... petitioners to their home September 7 after they were held in a black jail in Beijing. .... prior to upholding Xu's conviction on the charge of “operating an illegal...

- CORRUPTION IN CHINA TODAY: CONSEQUENCES FOR ...

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Chinese citizens have long voiced concern about corruption. .... under the leadership of Xi Jinping, who has himself vowed to clean up corruption, while ... to have petitioners from their own jurisdictions locked up in ``black jails,'' threatened into ..... companies and investigate these companies for illegal payments, again, ...

How Prison Labor is the New American Slavery and Most of Us ...

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Jun 13, 2016 ... Most prisoners work in prison support jobs, like cooking, cleaning, laundry, .... When it's profitable to lock up folks to do work for you, there's incentive to keep that going. ...... that this was illegal and I was not going to be used as slave labor. ... Slavery is based on fact that a certain group of people...

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In China's 'Black Jails' - International Business Times

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Nov 12, 2015 ... According to a report by Amnesty International, Chinese police are still using ... Lawyers · America Needs To 'Clean Up Its Own Human Rights Issues': China ... by torture and collecting evidence through illegal methods.

China admits organs removed from prisoners for transplants ...

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Aug 26, 2009 ... It announced a national plan to curb a rampant black market organ ... Promising a major initiative to clean up China's murky organ ... would-be clients with donors willing to sell their organs for profit. ... to Guangzhou in southern China for illegal liver and kidney transplants costing more than £50,000 each.

China - US Department of State

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member Political Bureau (Politburo) of the CCP and its nine-member Standing ... were stepped up, and increasingly the government resorted to extralegal measures ... incommunicado detention, including prolonged illegal detentions at unofficial holding facilities known as "black jails"; torture and coerced confessions of.