253. Tan Yongpei

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Name                      Tan Yongpei

Penname               

Sex                              Male

Birth date                1969-09-12

Birth place             Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Resident place      Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Education               Graduate from Statistics Major at Guangxi School of Finance and Economics

Profession            Lawyer and director of  former Baijuming Law Firm, Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Date of arrest          2019-10-31 (taken away by the police), 2019-11-02 (criminal detention), 2019-12-03 (arrest)

Organ of arrest       Public Security Bureau of Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Cause of arrest       online dissident posts, actively calling for the release of Chen Jiahong, the lawyer of his firm who had been arrested by the police of Yulin City.

Charge                         Suspicion of inciting subversion of the state power

Date of sentence     not yet

Organ of sentence  no

Sentence                   not yet

Defender                  Lawyers SONG Yusheng, WANG Le and LI Guisheng

Place of jail               1st Detention Center of Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

Situation in jail      Unknown (meeting with lawyer denied)

Date of release        not yet

Family contact        DENG Xiaoyun (wife)

Donation to

Case adopted by     ICPC

Current Status        Investigation

References
https://madeinchinajournal.com/2019/12/17/human-rights-activists-under-assault/
https://hongkongfp.com/2019/12/05/former-chinese-rights-lawyer-tan-yongpei-arrested-inciting-subversion/
https://bitterwinter.org/prisoners-of-conscience-deprived-of-rights-to-medical-care/
https://tibet.net/four-years-on-chinas-crackdown-still-suppressing-human-rights-lawyers-clients/