August 3, 2011
by Zach Zagger
A Vietnamese appeals court on Tuesday upheld the seven-year sentence of prominent rights lawyer and dissident Cu Huy Ha Vu, convicted in April of carrying out anti-state propaganda. The court dismissed the appeal despite Vu's arguments that his advocating for a multi-party system did not mean he ...[read more]
August 2, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
A Vietnamese court on Tuesday began hearing the appeal of well-known lawyer and activist Cu Huy Ha Vu, who was convicted in April of carrying out anti-state propaganda. Vu was sentenced to seven years of imprisonment and an additional three years of house arrest after a trial that lasted only one ...[read more]
April 5, 2011
by Matt Glenn
Lawyers for human rights lawyer and activist Cu Huy Ha Vu claimed Tuesday that the judge failed to allow key evidence at Vu's trial on charges of carrying out anti-state propaganda. The court convicted Vu on Monday, sentencing him to seven years in prison followed by three years of house arrest, ...[read more]
April 4, 2011
by Sarah Paulsworth
A Vietnamese court on Monday convicted well-known lawyer and activist Cu Huy Ha Vu of carrying out anti-state propaganda and sentenced him to seven years of imprisonment and an additional three years of house arrest. During the trial, which lasted only one day, Vu's lawyers were thrown out of ...[read more]

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