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Chinese human rights lawyer retracts his forced criticisms of fellow activists in media interviews

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
hang Kai, a Christian lawyer who was detained in the July 2015 crackdown on activists, said in a statement that he gave the interviews against his own will.
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.