Feb. 16

When Ms. Yang Xiujie's family requested her release due to her critical condition in the forced labor camp, the forced labor bureau director claimed it was not a big deal if several prisoners die there.

Feb. 17

Mr. Sun Aimei's family on saw her cremation urn after they paid 5,000 yuan to the forced labor camp.

Feb. 18

On January 16, 2009, Mr. Mou was taken to the Xishanping Forced Labor Camp to serve a 21-month term. This is the most recent of several imprisonments during which Mr. Mou has been severely beaten.

Feb. 20

Five months after Mr. Shen Quanhui was arrested for practicing Falun Gong, he told his family members during their only visit that he had been subjected to numerous tortures. His family also saw that he had become very emaciated and weak since his arrest. Before being arrested, he was a healthy adult.

Feb. 21

Falun Gong Practitioners' relatives summarize some of the major known abuses of Falun Gong practitioners.

Feb. 22

After being tortured and abused in jail for eight years, Mr. Xu Dawei is in mental disorder. The photos indicate electric shock scars, scabs, edema and necrosis on his emaciated body.

To avoid the persecution, Ms. Zhang Fengying had been forced into destitute for three years. While she returned home to take care of her paralyzed husband, She was arrested and imprisoned later.

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