185. XIE FENGXIA (released)

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Xie fengxiaPenname                      XIE Wenfei

Sex                                    Male

Birth date                   1977-04-07

Birth place                  Chenzhou City, Hunan Province

Resident place          Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province


Profession                   Worker, internet writer, HR activist (ICPC honorary member)

Date of arrest           2014-10-03 (detained), 2014-11-24 (arrested)

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

Cause of arrest         Publishing online articles and poems, and holding up slogans on the streets  to show his solidarity with the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

Charge                          Inciting subversion of state power, suspicion of creating disturbances (detention)

Date of sentence       2015-11-19 (hearing), 2016-04-08 (verdict)

Organ of sentence    Intermediate People’s Court of Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province

Sentence                        Four years and half imprisonment, three year deprivation of political rights

Defender                       Lawyer WANG Xun

Place of jail                  Detention Center of Yuexiu District (detention), No. 1 Detention Center of Guangzhou City (arrest), Heyuan Prison, Heyuan City, Guangdong Province

Situation in jail        tortured

Date of release           2019-03-01

 Family contact         

 Donation to            

Case adopted by        ICPC

Current Status           Main Case

http://www.chinesepen.org/blog/archives/50572 (Chinese)
 http://www.chinesepen.org/blog/archives/25974 (Chinese)
http://cppc1989.blogspot.se/2014/11/cppc000210.html (Chinese)
http://www.rfa.org/cantonese/news/supporter-11252014090957.html?encoding=simplified (Chinese)
http://hk.apple.nextmedia.com/realtime/china/20141004/52978090 (Chinese)
http://www.rosechina.net/wxck/2014-10-05/3481.html (Chinese)
http://www.peacehall.com/news/gb/pubvp/2014/09/201409291148.shtml#.VJSojX0AOo (Chinese)
http://www.boxun.com/news/gb/china/2016/04/201604081134.shtml#.VwlGoMZvk5s (Chinese)