Posts Tagged ‘persecution of falun dafa’

Beijing Prisons Prevents Falun Gong Practitioners from Filing Appeals

This year marked the 18th year of Falun Gong being persecuted by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). Many practitioners and their families want to file appeals for their prison sentences. However, the Beijing prison system applies several tactics to stop their appeal efforts. Falun Gong practitioners usually present several legal arguments. The authorities cannot win…

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1,162 Falun Gong Practitioners Sentenced for Their Belief by Chinese Communist Regime in 2016

More than a thousand Falun Gong practitioners were sentenced for speaking out against the persecution of their belief by the Chinese Communist Party in 2016. Those sentenced represent 29 provinces and centrally-controlled municipalities in China. They come from all walks of life, including teachers, engineers, doctors, company managers, and business people, as well as retired…

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Daqing Woman to Be Tried After Over Four Months of Detention

Falun Gong practitioner Ms. He Shufang from Daqing City was arrested for distributing informational materials about Falun Gong on June 13, 2016. She has been illegally detained for over four months. The Saertu District Procuratorate has forwarded her case to the Saertu District Court in Daqing City. Fabricated Evidence Ms. He was arrested by Liu…

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U.S. Lawmakers Write to Chinese President, Request Release of Imprisoned Falun Gong Practitioners

Six U.S. Congress Members from the State of Washington wrote to Chinese President Xi Jinping on June 20, calling for the release of imprisoned Falun Gong practitioners whose family members are residents of Washington State. The bi-partisan letter was drafted by Congressman Dave Reichert (R), and co-signed by two Republican and three Democratic representatives. The…

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