Jan. 19

The case involved illegal issues such as forged records by the police, inconsistent evidence, extorting a confession by tortures, and improper incitement of the law, the court still sentenced the three Falun Gong practitioners eight or nine years in prison.

Jan. 20

Shen Yun is a classical Chinese dance revival group. This incident shows the extent to which the Chinese Communist Party aims to control the Chinese people.

Jan. 21

Mr. Li Longji was arrested for practicing Falun Gong. Failing to get information about his son, Mr. Li's father was too upset to eat or drink, and passed away on January 2, 2010.

Jan. 23

Mr. Cui, arrested in December 2009, is one of a number of people recently arrested, who now provide labor at a labor camp.

Mr. Jiang Guobo was illegally sentenced to five years in prison in December, 2009 after a history of previous arrests.

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