131. CAO HAIBO (Released)

Share on Google+

Cao HaiboPen name                CAO Dapao

 Sex                              Male

 Birth date                1985-04-23

Birth place              Yangjian Village, Tinghu District, Yancheng City, Jiangsu Province

Resident place         Chejiabi, Xishan District, Kunming City, Yunnan Province

  Education               Graduated from a technical secondary school

Profession                 Freelancer and internet café manager

 Date of arrest         2011-10-21 (detained), 2011-11-25 (arrested)

 Organ of arrest       Public Security Bureau of Kunming City, Yunnan Province

Cause of arrest       Internet writing, building a QQ group for political discussion, joining an overseas organization of China Democracy Party and publishing the relevant materials

Charge                        Inciting subversion of State power

 Date of sentence     2012-05-22 (hearing), 2012-10-10 (verdict)

 Organ of sentence  Intermediate People’s Court of Kunming City, Yunnan Province

Sentence                     8 years imprisonment and 2 years deprivation of political rights

Defender                       Lawyer MA Xiaopeng

Place of jail                 Detention Center of Xishan District, Kunming City; Kunming Prison, Yunnan Province

Situation in jail       unknown

Date of release        2018-09-20 (reduced by 13 months)

Family contact        ZHANG Nian (wife), mobile: +86-13769177605

Donation to            

 Case adopted by     ICPC

Current Status         Released on 2018-09-20 due to sentence reduction.

http://observechina.net/info/artShow.asp?id=74766 (Chinese)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/zhongwen/simp/chinese_news/2012/11/121102_china_caohaibo.shtml (Chinese)
http://www.chinese.rfi.fr/%E4%B8%AD%E5%9B%BD/20121102-%E6%9B%B9%E6%B5%B7%E6%B3%A2%E8%A2%AB%E9%87%8D%E5%88%A4%E5%85%AB%E5%B9%B4%E5%A4%A7%E9%99%86%E2%80%9C%E6%B0%91%E5%AE%AA%E6%B4%BE%E2%80%9D%E5%91%BC%E5%90%81%E9%A9%AC%E8%8B%B1%E4%B9%9D%E5%85%B3%E6%B3%A8 (Chinese)