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Where is Chen Guangcheng?

As if the ongoing excitement around fallen Chongqing Communist Party boss wasn't already enough, news arrived Friday that blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng -- a prominent human-rights advocate confined to his home for a year and a half -- has escaped.
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Blind Activist’s Family Continues Legal Fight

Local Interest / China : China Journal - (3 years ago)

As blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng settles into life as a student in New York following a daring escape from home confinement and a six-day stay in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, a highly scrutinized legal battle over the fate of... Read Post

Blind activist Chen Guangcheng's daughter barred from attending school

China / Shanghai : Shanghaiist (3 years ago)

Spare the endless confinement, spoil the child, right? The AP reports that the 6-year-old daughter of Chen Guangcheng (???), the blind activist who exposed forced abortions taking place in Shandong several years ago, has not been al... Read Post

Blind China activist makes mystery 'escape'

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (3 years ago)

BEIJING (Reuters) - Blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng, one of the China's most prominent human rights advocates, has escaped from home imprisonment, activists said on Friday, but uncertainty over his whereabouts and fears about h... Read Post

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