Life imitates drama in corruption case, but is justice served by China’s secrecy over the death penalty?

By William Nee, China Researcher at Amnesty International The execution of a former senior Chinese Communist Party official last month could have been lifted straight from the plot of “In the Name of the People”, the hugely successful anti-corruption drama that is currently captivating mainland audiences. Zhao Liping, the former Communist Party Secretary of the […]