Tag Archives: Illegal business


Name                       GENG Xiaonan

Sex                            Female

Birth date              1974-04-16

Birth place             Luzhou City, Shichuan Province

Resident place      Beijing City

Education              B.A in directing at Central Academy of Drama, Beijing

Profession              Writer, editor, publisher, filmmaker, chairman of Legend Tianhui Film and Television Culture Co., Ltd. (honorary Member of ICPC)

Date of arrest          2020-09-09 (criminal detention), 2020-10-14 (arrest)

Organ of arrest      Haidian Branch of Public Security Bureau of  Beijing  City

Cause of arrest      Appealing for the arrested dissidents; the police alleged that her company had been involved in printing and selling illegal publications in its business activities, and a large number of illegal publications were found in its warehouse.

Charge                       Suspicion of illegal business

Date of sentence     not yet

Organ of sentence  no

Sentence                    not yet

Defender                   Lawyer SHANG Baojun (dismissed)

Place of jail              Detention Center of  Haidian District, Beijing City

Situation in jail      OK

Date of release        no

Family contact       

Donation to

Case adopted by     ICPC

Current Status        Main case


255. Chen Jieren

Name                       Chen Jieren

Penname                Xiao Shan

Sex                             Male

Birth date               1970-04-12

Birth place             Shuangfeng County, Hunan Province

Resident place     Chenzhou City, Hunan Province

Education              Bachelor of Laws, Tsinghua University (2001)

Profession             President of Hualin Management Consulting Co., Ltd., Beijing City, freelance writer and journalist, former civil servant and reporter Continue reading

174. DONG RUBIN (released)

Dong Rubin

Pen name                 Bian Min (means “frontiersman”)

Sex                               Male

Birth date                1962-12-27

Birth place               Qujin, Yunnan Province

Resident place         Kunming City, Yunnan Province Continue reading


Gui MinhaiPenname                Ah Hai

Sex                              Male

Birth date              1964-05-05

Birth place             Ning City, Zhejiang Province

Resident place       Düsseldorf, Germany (Swedish citizen)

Education                B.A. in History at Peking University (1985), M.A. in Humanities (1990) and Ph.D in History (1996) at University of Gothenburg Continue reading

229. XIONG FEIJUN (released)

xiong-feijun1Name                        XIONG Yingxue

Pen name                XIONG Feijun

Sex                              Male

Birth date                1964-11-11

Birth place              Honga’an County, Hubei Province Continue reading

162. GUO ZHONGXIAO (released)

Guo ZhongxiaoPen name              

Sex                              Male

Birth date                1975-02-22

Birth place               Shishou City, Hubei Province Continue reading

194. LIU HAITAO (released)


Sex                                Male

Birth date                1982-09-06

Birth place               Henan Province

Resident place        Nanyang City, Henan Province Continue reading

Two Hong Kong Journalists Jailed Over Sale of Political Magazines in China

Magazines about Chinese politics are displayed in a bookstore in the Causeway Bay district of Hong Kong

Magazines about Chinese politics are displayed in a bookstore in the Causeway Bay district of Hong Kong, Jan. 5, 2016. AFP

A court in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen on Tuesday jailed two veteran journalists from neighboring Hong Kong after they sent their political magazines to subscribers across the internal border in mainland China. Continue reading