Truong Thanh K.
Current Status: Sentenced to probation
Other Names: Trương Thanh K.
Date of Birth: 2002
Areas of Activism:
- Freedom of expression
Arrested June 10, 2018. Sentenced to 6 months probation under Art. 318 (2015 Code). Expected Release is December 10, 2018.
- Art. 318 (2015 Code)
- freedom from arbitrary arrest or detention
- liberty and security of the person
- freedom of expression
- freedom of peaceful assembly
- fair trial
- political participation
On June 10, 2018, he attended a large protest in Phan Rang-Thap Cham City, Ninh Thuan Province, protesting against the Law of Special Economic Zones, which is in process of review by the Vietnamese National Assembly. After that, he was arrested under the Art. 318 of the 2015 Criminal Code for “disturbing public order.” In a one-day trial on August 22, together with five other protesters, he was sentenced to six months of probation.
Ninh Thuận xét xử thêm sáu người biểu tình, Radio Free Asia, August 22, 2018
Án nghiêm khắc với 6 bị cáo gây rối trật tự công cộng ở Ninh Thuận, Báo Thanh Tra, August 22, 2018
Sáu bị cáo kích động, gây rối tại Ninh Thuận lãnh án, August 22, 2018
Profile last updated: 2019-01-14 19:43:03