Huang Qi

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Jailed Internet publisher tried in secret

August 16, 2001 12:00 PM ET

New York, August 16, 2001—Jailed Internet publisher Huang Qi was tried Tuesday, August 14, on charges of subversion, according to CPJ sources in China and the United States. The trial was held in secret in the Chengdu Intermediate Court in...

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JAILED CHINESE WEB PUBLISHER'S TRIAL POSTPONED

June 26, 2001 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 26, 2001 --- The Chengdu Intermediate Court in Sichuan Province announced today that the trial of Internet publisher Huang Qi had been postponed indefinitely. Huang was scheduled to face trial tomorrow on charges of subversion. No reason...

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2000 prison census: 81 journalists jailed

March 19, 2001 1:26 PM ET

EIGHTY-ONE JOURNALISTS WERE IN PRISON AROUND THE WORLD at the end of 2000, jailed for practicing their profession. The number is down slightly from the previous year, when 87 were in jail, and represents a significant decline from 1998, when...

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Attacks on the Press 2000: China - Hong Kong

March 19, 2001 12:08 PM ET

PENDING MEMBERSHIP IN THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION and fledgling steps towards greater dialogue with Taiwan are just two recent signs that China is opening up to the world, a trend that some say will lead to greater freedoms within the...

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Attacks on the Press in 2000: Journalists in Prison

March 19, 2001 12:00 PM ET

EIGHTY-ONE JOURNALISTS WERE IN PRISON AROUND THE WORLD at the end of 2000, jailed for practicing their profession. The number is down slightly from the previous year, when 87 were in jail, and represents a significant decline from 1998, when...

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Internet publisher's trial adjourned for health reasons

February 12, 2001 12:00 PM ET

February 13, 2001---Internet publisher Huang Qi, whose Web site carried articles about human rights and political corruption, went on trial for subversion today in a closed courtroom in Chengdu, in the western province of Sichuan. Court officials told reporters that...

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The Great FireWall

January 1, 2001 8:17 PM ET

In the world's fastest-growing Internet market, Chinese Communist authorities are trying hard to regulate online speech...

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China: Government punishes Internet journalists

July 12, 2000 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency: The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) strongly condemns the imprisonment of Huang Qi and Qi Yanchen, both of whom have been charged with subversion for allegedly posting anti-government articles on the Internet.

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