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Vietnam: Appellate Court Upholds Convictions of Bao Sach’s Journalists

Vietnam: Appellate Court Upholds Convictions of Bao Sach’s Journalists
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On January 26, 2022, the Appellate Court of Can Tho City conducted an appeal hearing in the case of five journalists belonging to Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper), state media reported [https://plo.vn/phap-luat/xu-phuc-tham-truong-chau-huu-danh-va-4-bi-cao-khac-1041076.html] . Truong Chau Huu Danh, Doan Kien Giang, Nguyen Phuoc Trung Bao, Nguyen Thanh Nha,

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Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Appeal; Vietnamese Vendor Summoned Over Salt Bae Parody; Vietnam Mourns Victims Of COVID-19

Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Appeal; Vietnamese Vendor Summoned Over Salt Bae Parody; Vietnam Mourns Victims Of COVID-19
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Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper) members filed an appeal to lower their court sentences * On November 17, Vietnam’s state media reported that the Can Tho Court had received an appeal from Bao Sach members against the court’s decisions on October 28. In their formal request, the Bao Sach members

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The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Members Sentenced To Nearly 15 Years In Prison. Pham Doan Trang’s Trial Is Delayed

Vietnam Briefing: Bao Sach Members Sentenced To Nearly 15 Years In Prison. Pham Doan Trang’s Trial Is Delayed
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Trial of journalist Pham Doan Trang and two land activists delayed, while U.N. Working Group on Arbitrary Detention calls for Pham Doan Trang’s immediate release The Vietnamese Magazine reports [https://www.thevietnamese.org/2021/10/pham-doan-trangs-trial-postponed-while-un-working-group-on-arbitrary-detention-called-for-her-immediate-release/] : * As we previously reported, the trials of Pham Doan Trang and the

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The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
Vietnamese Vision Of A “Clean Newspaper” And The Government’s Intolerance To Press Freedom

Vietnamese Vision Of A “Clean Newspaper” And The Government’s Intolerance To Press Freedom
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This year as the world triumphs the importance of free speech with the award of the Nobel Peace Prize to two journalists, Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov, for their “efforts to safeguard freedom of expression,” Vietnam has taken a step backward in its respect for press freedom by arresting and

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Statement On The Upcoming Trial Of Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper)

Statement On The Upcoming Trial Of Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper)
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Legal Initiatives for Vietnam (LIV) – the operator of Luat Khoa Magazine and The Vietnamese Magazine – strongly condemns the Vietnamese government for criminalizing the activities of Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper) and the five members of the group. Vietnam prosecuted the Bao Sach group members under Article 331 of the 2015 Penal

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Vietnam Briefing: Indictment Against Journalist Pham Doan Trang Made Available; Vietnam Arrests Another Facebook User For Criticizing Its COVID-19 Policy

Vietnam Briefing: Indictment Against Journalist Pham Doan Trang Made Available; Vietnam Arrests Another Facebook User For Criticizing Its COVID-19 Policy
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The formal indictment against journalist Pham Doan Trang made available for public, reports The Vietnamese Magazine [https://www.thevietnamese.org/2021/10/pham-doan-trangs-indictment-is-public-today-what-do-we-know-about-her-case/] Main points: * According to the indictment, the investigation was done between September 22, 2016 and October 7, 2020, which was also the day that the authorities arrested

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The Vietnamese Magazine
Vietnam Briefing
Vietnam Briefing: Prosecutions Against Bao Sach Journalists; Beijing Seeks To Reaffirm Its Influence In The South China Sea

Vietnam Briefing: Prosecutions Against Bao Sach Journalists; Beijing Seeks To Reaffirm Its Influence In The South China Sea
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Prosecutions against members of online-based Bao Sach (Clean Newspaper) outlet RFA reports [https://www.rfa.org/english/news/vietnam/baosach-09092021174755.html]: * On Wednesday, September 8, Vietnamese authorities indicted five journalists from the Bao Sach group, an independent journalism project, on charges of “abusing democracy and freedom to infringe on state

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