Mr. Ma Jianshun was 46 years old. He lived in Dongjia Village, Daotou Town, Zhaoyuan City in Shandong Province. He went to Beijing twice to appeal after July 20, 1999, and was detained, fined or imprisoned several times. On February 6, 2002 (of the Chinese Lunar calendar), he was abducted and forced to go to a brainwashing class. The detention greatly traumatized him both physically and mentally. He died in June of 2003.