After Having Been Imprisoned for Five and a Half Years, Mr. Min Changchun, Wuhan University Graduate, Detained Again
Name: Min Changchun (闵长春)
Address: Zhongxiang City, Hubei Province
Date of Most Recent Arrest: September 27, 2011
Most Recent Place of Detention: Wuhan City No.2 Detention Center (武汉市第二看守所)
Persecution Suffered: Forced labor, illegal sentencing, beatings, imprisonment, torture, detention
(Clearwisdom.net) Thirty-six-year-old Mr. Min Changchun graduated from Wuhan University with a degree in Hydraulic and Electrical Engineering. After having been subjected to four years of prison and one and a half years of forced labor, he was arrested again on September 27, 2011, in Wuhan City, Hubei Province. He is currently detained at the Wuhan City No. 2 Detention Center.
Perpetrators from the Wuhan City Police Department Domestic Security Division (also known as Division One) arrested Mr. Min on July 16, 2002. They first held him in the Wuhan City No. 2 Detention Center and then transferred him to the Taojialing Detention Center in the Hanyang District, where he was severely abused.
Under orders from the Wuhan City 610 Office, Hanyang District Court sentenced Mr. Min to four years in prison in September 2002. He was sent to Qinduankou Prison.
While imprisoned, on January 22-23, 2005, guard Zheng Mao instigated criminal inmates Zhang Binhua, Xiong Junhua, and a few others to beat Mr. Min several times, seriously injuring him. As a result of the beatings, he was near death and had to undergo emergency surgery in the Hubei Province Prison General Hospital. He was unconscious for several days afterwards.
Mr. Min was arrested again on August 22, 2007, by Huang Haiji, Zhang Ning, Liu Hua, Kang Bao, and a few others from Division One. Mr. Min was held in the Jiangan District Detention Center and sent to Hewan Forced Labor Camp on October 18, 2007, for a term of one and a half years. He was released on February 21, 2009.
Division One agents once again arrested Mr. Min on September 27 as he went out to run an errand. Mr. Min is currently in the Wuhan City No.2 Detention Center.
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