Name: Chen Shiming (陈仕明)
Address: Baita Village, Danling County, Meishan City, Sichuan Province
Date of Most Recent Arrest: July 2010
Most Recent Place of Detention: Brainwashing center at the Inn of the Electronic Communication Institution, Meishan 505 Factory (眉山五零五厂电讯通讯部招待所洗脑班)
Persecution Suffered: Sleep deprivation, forced labor, brainwashing, illegal sentencing, forced injections/drug administration, beatings, imprisonment, solitary confinement, torture, detention
(Clearwisdom.net) Mr. Chen Shiming from Baita Village, Danling County, Meishan City, Sichuan Province was arrested in July 2010. While he was imprisoned, he was subjected to forced injections of an unknown drug. He has since suffered from memory loss, inability to stand steadily, and he is no longer able to take care of himself.
Torture reenactment: Forced injections of unknown drugs
Eight officers arrested Mr. Chen at his home in July 2010. It was the fifth time Mr. Chen has been arrested. The officers imprisoned him at the brainwashing center at the Inn of the Electronic Communication Institution, Meishan 505 Factory. There, he was injected with an unknown drug and unidentified medicine was put into his food and drink. He was released after his blood pressure became dangerously high. Within a six months, he exhibited symptoms of memory loss, slow reactions, and convulsions. In addition, he is as thin as a skeleton, and can no longer stand steadily or even take care of himself.
Mr. Chen's symptoms are the same as those of Mr. He Yigui, who worked for the Nuclear Industry Southwest Physics Research Institution in Chengdu City. Mr. He died as a result of persecution.
Mr. Chen began practicing Falun Dafa in October 1998. He was arrested for the first time in March 2000, and detained at the Danling County Detention Center for 15 days. He was detained again for more than 40 days in October 2000.
In September 2001, Mr. Chen was arrested for distributing materials that clarified the truth about Falun Dafa. He was held at the Danling Detention Center for more than a month, then secretly taken to the Mianyang Forced Labor Camp. He was subjected to the “half squat” torture (the victim is forced to squat down with legs apart and both arms raised forward parallel to the ground), physical abuse, detention in a small cell, forced labor, etc. Guards did not allow him to make any phone calls for four months. He was released after eighteen months.
In May 2006, officers arrested Mr. Chen at his home, held him in the Danling Police Station for a month, then imprisoned him at the Mianyang Forced Labor Camp for fifteen months. He was subjected to sleep deprivation and released after his blood pressure became dangerously high.