10 Chinese sentenced to death before chattering crowd

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10 Chinese sentenced to death before chattering crowd

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:11 pm

Thousands in China watch as 10 people sentenced to death in sport stadium
18 December 2017
A court in China has sentenced 10 people to death, mostly for drug-related crimes, in front of thousands of onlookers before taking them away for execution.
The 10 people were executed immediately after the sentencing in Lufeng in southern Guangdong province, just 160km (100 miles) from Hong Kong, according to state-run media.

Seven of the 10 executed were convicted of drug-related crimes, while others were found guilty of murder and robbery.

Four days before the event, local residents were invited to attend the sentencing in an official notice circulated on social media. The accused were brought to the stadium on the back of police trucks with their sirens blaring, each person flanked by four officers wearing sunglasses.

They were brought one by one to a small platform set up on what is usually a running track to have their sentences read, according to video of the trial. Thousands watched the spectacle, with some reports saying students in their school uniforms attended.

People stood on their seats while others crowded onto the centre of the field, some with their mobile phones raised to record the event, others chatting or smoking...
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/ ... rt-stadium
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Re: 10 Chinese sentenced to death before chattering crowd

Post by cowyippee » Wed Dec 20, 2017 12:00 am

CEOCambodiaNews wrote:
Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:11 pm
Thousands in China watch as 10 people sentenced to death in sport stadium
18 December 2017
A court in China has sentenced 10 people to death, mostly for drug-related crimes, in front of thousands of onlookers before taking them away for execution.
The 10 people were executed immediately after the sentencing in Lufeng in southern Guangdong province, just 160km (100 miles) from Hong Kong, according to state-run media.

Seven of the 10 executed were convicted of drug-related crimes, while others were found guilty of murder and robbery.

Four days before the event, local residents were invited to attend the sentencing in an official notice circulated on social media. The accused were brought to the stadium on the back of police trucks with their sirens blaring, each person flanked by four officers wearing sunglasses.

They were brought one by one to a small platform set up on what is usually a running track to have their sentences read, according to video of the trial. Thousands watched the spectacle, with some reports saying students in their school uniforms attended.

People stood on their seats while others crowded onto the centre of the field, some with their mobile phones raised to record the event, others chatting or smoking...
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/ ... rt-stadium
It appears to me that the Chinese are little oppressed by Khmer authorities. Surely Chinese do commit a lot of crimes, but I think it's always quite much discussed in Khmer media when they do.
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Re: 10 Chinese sentenced to death before chattering crowd

Post by Toxic Turtle » Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:30 pm

Can anyone confirm their specific drug related charges and convictions?

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Re: 10 Chinese sentenced to death before chattering crowd

Post by Anthony's Weiner » Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:18 am

Toxic Turtle wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:30 pm
Can anyone confirm their specific drug related charges and convictions?

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