Formally arrested for “inciting subversion of state power” in December 2016, Liu Feiyue, founder and director of Hubei-based human rights website “Civil Rights and Livelihood Watch” (www.msguancha.com), is to face an additional charge of “leaking state secrets”. He could face a sentence of life imprisonment if convicted of this additional charge.
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- Immediately and unconditionally release Liu Feiyue for exercising his right to freedom of expression and
- Ensure that Liu Feiyue has regular, unrestricted access to family and lawyers of his choice, and is not subjected to torture or other ill-treatment.
Contact these two officials by 5 October, 2017:
Director Xiong Lingxian
Suizhou City People’s Procuratorate
No. 38 Mingzhu Lu Sui Xian
Hubei Sheng 441300
People’s Republic of China
Salutation: Dear Director
Ambassador Tiankai Cui, Embassy of the People’s Republic of China
3505 International Place NW, Washington DC 20008
Phone: 1 202 495 2266 I Fax: 1 202 495 2138
Email: [email protected] OR c[email protected]
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Salutation: Dear Ambassador
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