Chinese lawyer receives suspended sentence for inciting subversion Brett Murphy at 11:09 AM ET
[JURIST] Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng was sentenced Friday to a three-year suspended prison term for following his earlier conviction [JURIST report] for inciting subversion of state power [CECC report]. If Gao breaks any laws in the next three years, his prison sentence will be reinstated. The court additionally stripped Gao of his political rights, including the rights to free speech and to gather to protest, for one year.
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