Ms. Xu Jianhua, 69 years old, was from Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province. In October of 2000, she went to Beijing to appeal for Falun Gong. She was arrested on the way there and detained in the garage of the Kaifa District Police Station in Zhaoyuan City. After three straight days and nights of torment, she was released. In January 25, 2001, Ms. Xu's oldest daughter, Jiang Liying, was beaten to death because she refused to give up the practice of Falun Gong. Ms. Xu was devastated. She passed away on January 1, 2004.