Clearwisdom Weekly Persecution News - March 31 ~ April 5, 2009
CCP police arrested over 20 Falun Gong practitioners, with the excuse of searching for those who set up speakers to broadcast the facts about Falun Gong.
Previously healthy Ms. Lu Shuling was detained in late 2007. After over a year of imprisonment, forced labor, and torture she was released in a mentally disoriented state.
Falun Gong Practitioners continue to be arrested and tortured.
On March 23, 2009, Ms. Wang Meiying, retired from Shandong Province, was tortured to death at Jinan Women's Forced Labor Camp.
At the end of his long sentence Mr. Zhao is transferred to a detention center rather than released, despite the needs of his family.
- Inner Mongolia: Falun Gong Practitioners Tortured with Electric Shocks to Force them to Do Heavy Labor
Earlier publicized reports of abuses at this camp lead to further repression.
- 162 Falun Gong Practitioners in Weifang City Sentenced to Prison Terms or Sent to Forced Labor Camps in 2008
Under the pretext of the Beijing Olympics Games, CCP authorities in Weifang City, ShanDong Province sentenced 24 Falun Gong practitioners in prison, and 138 to forced labor camp. The longest term was 14 years.
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