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Wang jianminPen name              

Sex                               Male

Birth date                 1953-11-03

Birth place               Hui’an county, Fujian Province

Resident place         Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province (US & Hong Kong permanent resident)

Education                 BA at Xiamen University, MA at New York University

Profession                 Publisher and editor (ICPC honorary member)

Date of arrest          2014-05-30 (detained), 2014-07-04 *arrested)

Organ of arrest       Public Security Bureau of Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province

Cause of arrest        Operating illegal publications of Hong Kong base magazines that revealed the political rivalry within CCP

Charge                          Illegal business , bid-rigging and bribery

Date of sentence       2015-04-28 (primary date of hearing but postponed), 2015-11-05 (hearing),2016-07-26 (verdict)

Organ of sentence    People’s Court of Nanshan District, Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province

Sentence                        5-year and 3-month imprisonment, and 200,000 CNY fine

Defender                       Lawyers XIA Qianhai and LI Daiyan

Place of jail                 Detention Center of Shenzhen City (until 2014-11-17), Detention Center of Nanshan District, Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province

Situation in jail        OK

Date of release         2019-08-29 (?)

Family contact           XU Zhongyun (wife, co-defendent released on bail), Tel: +86-13691681964

Donation to

Case adopted by         ICPC

Current Status            Main case


http://www.chinesepen.org/blog/archives/18692 (Chinese)
http://epaper.oeeee.com/H/html/2014-06/01/content_2082740.htm (Chinese)
http://www.rfa.org/cantonese/news/press-06052014095055.html (Chinese)
http://hk.apple.nextmedia.com/international/art/20140602/18741189 (Chinese)