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中国:人权律师李和平被判颠覆罪,缓刑四年

Author: ALAN WONG,纽约时报, Published on: 1 May 2017

…声名显赫的…人权律师[李和平]被判颠覆政权罪,获刑三年,缓期执行。…李和平自2015年以来一直被监禁。…天津…[某]法院发声明称,李和平获得四年缓刑。…人权组织表示,这…意味着李和平将被释放,但判决实际上令他在未来几年无法从事律师行业工作。在被监禁期间,当局曾骚扰他的家人,阻止他的妻子王峭岭为他找代理律师…[有]研究员…表示,因为存在重新被监禁的威胁,李和平和他的家人还将继续忍受不确定性。“他和家人实际上要再当四年的囚犯…”李和平代理过中国一些最知名的异见者和人权活动人士,[同时也为强制拆迁和强制征收受害者辩护,其最知名的委托人之一是盲人维权人士陈光诚]。他…在一场压制异见者的大规模行动中被…拘捕。这场行动的打击目标包括250多名律师、律师助理和活动人士…法院表示,李和平“攻击”政府,和“具有颠覆国家政权思想的”宗教活动人士和律师“勾结”,危害国家安全和社会稳定。…该法院…称,因涉及国家秘密,这次审判不进行公开审理。…李和平表示自己不会上诉...

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