China Sentences Activist in Milk Scandal to Prison

Another recent disappointment, but not a surprise. China sentences one of the parents who organized in the wake of the milk scandal to 2.5 years in prison.

According to the courts, once his child was sickened by tainted milk Zhao Lianhai “incited social disorder” by giving interviews to foreign journalists, protesting with a small sign outside of the relevant ministry and a factory that distributed the milk, and organizing other affected parents. Read the NYT coverage here.

 

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