Mr. Wang Youjiang and Three Other Practitioners from Lanzhou City Illegally Sentenced
(Minghui.org) Mr. Wang Youjiang, Ms. Chen Jie, Mr. Ge Qingchun, and Ms. Lu Yueling, from Lanzhou City, Gansu Province, were illegally sentenced to six years, five years, four years, and three years in prison, respectively, by the Chengguan District Court of Lanzhou City on September 24, 2013. The sentences were handed down without informing their lawyers or families.
Mr. Wang Youjiang, Ms. Chen Jie, and Ms. Chen Shuxian were arrested at Ms. Chen Jie's rental residence by two dozen officers led by Chen Zhikai from Chengguan District Domestic Security Division on June 28, 2012. After a hurried interrogation, Ms. Chen Jie and Ms. Chen Shuxian were taken to the Lanzhou City No. 1 Detention Center, and Mr. Wang was taken to the No. 2 Detention Center. Ms. Chen Shuxian was released on August 24, 2012.
Mr. Wang is a former lieutenant commander of the Lanzhou City Military Command Communications Department. He went to Beijing to appeal in January 2000, and has been detained several times since the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) began its persecution of Falun Gong in 1999. He has been imprisoned and tortured for ten years after being arrested by the Lanzhou City Police Department on January 6, 2001.
Ms. Chen Jie from Huining County in Baiyin City has a bachelor's degree education. Her elder sister, Ms. Chen Shuxian, was arrested in Yinchuan City in November 2002, when she was speaking to people about the persecution of Falun Gong. Ms. Chen Jie went to the Yinchuan Detention Center to bring clothes to her sister. On her way home, she was followed and arrested by officers from the Yinchuan Domestic Security Division.
After being brutally tortured, Ms. Chen Jie was taken to the Huining County Police Department in December 2002, and was detained on orders from the Huining Domestic Security Division. She was illegally sentenced to a three-year prison term by the Lanzhou Qilihe District Court in 2003, and was brutally tortured because she talked to people about the persecution of Falun Gong.
The Chengguan District Court secretly tried Mr. Wang Youjiang, Ms. Chen Jie, Mr. Ge Qingchun from Yongdeng County, and Ms. Lu Yueling from Lanzhou City on November 24, 2012, without informing their lawyers or their families.
Parties involved in the persecution: Chengguan District of Lanzhou City Court Address: 2848 Yantan Road, Chengguan District, Lanzhou City, Postal Code: 730020, District Code: 0931 Gong Changming (龚昌明), chief justice Gao Chao (高超), deputy chief justice Wei Gongxin (魏公信), head of Criminal Tribunal: +86-0931-8522809 8814 Liu Dongyu (刘冬郁): +86-0931-8522815 8805 Lanzhou City Police Department Huang Dagong (黄大功), deputy secretary: +86-8718007 (Office), +86-13399316001(Cell) Li Wuping (李武平), deputy director: +86-8718005 (Office), +86-13399319616 (Cell) Zhangjiang Wu (张江武), director of Chengguan District Police Department: +86-8716203 (Office), +86-13399313906 (Cell) Lanzhou Chengguan District Domestic Security Division Chen Zhikai (陈志凯), deputy captain: +86-13399317327 (Cell) Lanzhou City Intermediate Court Disciplinary Inspection and Supervision Office Liu Xiaoming (刘晓明), director: +86-85633221007 Xu Weiyou (许维友), deputy director: +86-85631571009 Politics and Legal Affairs Committee of Gansu Province Address: 932 Nanchang Road, Chengguan District, Lanzhou City, Postal Code: 730030 Luo Xiaohu (罗笑虎), secretary: +86-13893633886 Politics and Legal Affairs Committee of Lanzhou City Address: 3 Fl., 735 Nanbinhedong Road, Chengguan District, Lanzhou City, Postal Code 730030 Tel: +86-0931 -8482771 Jin Xiangming (金祥明) Zhang Mingquan (female) (张明泉, 女), deputy secretary: +86-8476021, +86-13993141199