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ABF Researcher Releases New Letter Urging Chinese President to Uphold Universal Legal Standards for Rights Lawyers

Professor Halliday with Wang Yu, one of China's top human rights lawyers, in June 2015.

ABF Research Professor Terence C. Halliday has coauthored a public letter urging Chinese president Xi Jinping to adhere to rule of law standards for human rights lawyers.  The letter, signed by 29 international jurists, judges, and human rights lawyers, denounces the continued detention and treatment of Chinese human rights attorneys and activists. 


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Study Coauthored by ABF Researcher Indicates Gun Violence in Schools Linked to Economic Uncertainty Jan 30, 2017

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International Legal Community Urges China's President to Respect Rule of Law in Treatment of Rights Lawyers Jan 26, 2017

Professor Halliday and Wang Yu, a prominent Chinese human rights lawyer, at a Beijing coffee shop in June 2015. This photo was taken a few weeks before she was taken into custody on July 9,… more

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