Thursday, January 12, 2012

Chinese Lawyer Gao Zhisheng Denied Visitors in Isolated Xinjiang Jail

We begin today's broadcast with the latest on the plight of rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng. On Tuesday, Gao's wife said her husband is being denied visitors while being held in a remote prison in China's Xinjiang region. Relatives were told Gao would only be allowed visitors after he completes a so-called three-month "education" program.