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Tainted baby formula, a banned spiritual sect and justice for other lawyers are among the causes taken on by China’s jailed legal activists

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
awyers and rights activists on trial now were charged with subversion for their work on a host of issues that challenge the government's position.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.