Clearwisdom Weekly Persecution News - April 5 ~ 11, 2010
Because the jailed practitioners rejected the show slandering Falun Gong, they were beaten so badly that have to undergo emergency treatment in a hospital. The forced labor camp extended their sentences by three to six months.
- Ms. Zhang Yuzhen Disabled as a Result of Nine Years of Torture and Imprisonment (Photos & Illustrations)
Being imprisoned for six years, Ms. Zhang Yuzhen's arms were permanently disabled due to tortures. To cover the crimes, authorities jailed her in a forced labor camp for another three years. The photos and illustrations show the tortures in details.
He was released on medical parole when he was on the verge of death. But nine months later, the police took him back to jail after extorting 4,000 yuan for "physical examination" from his family.
- Ms. Xiao Silan Sentenced to Three Years of Forced Labor, Fellow Practitioner Beaten to Death for Requesting Her Release
Ms. Xiao Silan from Jiahe County, Chenzhou City, Hunan Province was sentenced to three years of forced labor on March 18, 2010 for refusing to give up her belief in Falun Gong. Local practitioner Mr. Guo Huisheng was arrested for phoning the police to rescue Ms. Xiao Silan. He was brutally beaten and died as a result of the severe injuries caused by the beating.
On March 26, 2010, Ms. Zheng was arrested for posting banners. She is in poor health after mistreatment following previous arrests.
They are covertly sentenced in March 2010, long after their trial and with no time allowed for family members to attend or protest.
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