China: New Rules Gag Lawyers

China: New Rules Gag Lawyers.

It is not unusual for the legal profession within autocratic societies to develop a consciousness of fair play and justice, and eventually garnering the courage to stand up to the powerful and persecutory state organs in their respective countries. The personal costs for such determination are high, and in some nations, lawyers and journalists have been punitively incarcerated and murdered.

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