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Chinese Activist Sentenced for Twitter Retweet

Female activist sentenced to a year labour re-education for political satire

Cheng Jianping

Chinese authorities have handed out a year-long labour re-education sentence, from November 15, 2010 to November 9, 2011 in Zhenzhou Shibali river labour re-education camp, to an online activist for re-tweeting a tweet frοm hеr fiance, Hua Chunhui (Twitter username: @wxhch).