The sad part is that I have had so many Hong Kong Chinese tell me this over the years, as recently as yesterday. I will write about this on humanrightchild.org very soon. I am always shocked when I hear a person say and I feel that their own human dignity is crushed.
Xia Junfeng , a Hong Kong people are not familiar with the name , but today he was “red” , the whole microblogging are overwhelming him – before he became a taboo word microblogging Before today , the most red is his ; next year today , is his dead bogey.
May 16, 2009 , Shenyang, Liaoning hawkers Xia Junfeng and his wife Zhang Jing , was chased by the roadside stall punished by urban management officers to raid . Zhang Jing said, was coming four urban car, chased off a dozen confiscate their stuff around Xia Junfeng beat . Xia Junfeng be taken away. However, soon after it came out, summer in the interrogation room and chased from the conflict , with a pocketknife counterattack summer , three chased two dead and one seriously injured . Two court trial, the defense refused to allow six witnesses in court , also did not adopt their testimony , just listen to the evidence of urban party ruled a homicide Xia Junfeng sentenced to death . Law experts believe that the summer is a lot of self-defense , called on the court lenient sentence him, but ultimately sentenced to death in summer .
Dragged on for four years, the case finally results – Xia Junfeng was executed today . Complaints over the years insist Xia Junfeng Zhang Jing Xia wife , six o’clock this morning received a notice from the court and went to meet with the Xia Junfeng ; This is Xia Junfeng arrested, in addition to information on the outside of the trial , both the husband and the first and the last time we met . But did not , in this last , Xia Junfeng requirements “they” took a photo to the summer home , also was rejected. Zhang Jing said: ” Xia Junfeng begged them to give us a together a film , being refused, saying to leave a shadow of his own , nor can , why, I do not know why you are so cruel to leave a photo to his son does not look okay ? why so unfeeling ah ? Why ? ”
Hong Kong people do not know him, but he did not forget the director Gordon Chan , Zhang Jing and son that day was a fundraising ” Iraq can not be static ,” Annie , did not forget him. By the nearly twelve o’clock last night , Gordon Chan Xia Junfeng will be received in the micro-Bo was executed today news that began to forward microblogging , calling more attention to , and forward this micro-blog : ” ” killer , father ” : This is an illegal stall father, but it is hard to feed his son to the father of this one man killed his father , but it is to preserve the sanctity of murder last father the former technical school students , was removed after two turner … Finally, tis murder . Imagine a hawker killing two chased the occasion when the world , the heart of the more indignant at this time is that in the end the shame of his father , or is this street, this city, this country ? ” Gordon Chan replied: ” I do not understand . ” it was also said , premeditated murder valley open to be immortal , Guizhou police shot and killed two villagers Zhang Lei can not die, but they die Xia Junfeng killing in self-defense .
The Mainland legal scholar Xu Xin Yu microblogging initiated ” urgent attention Xia Junfeng case ” campaign , referring to human life, urge the Supreme Court prudent , Gordon Chan also posted immediately , shouting : ” Daoxialiuren ! ” And have a glimmer of hope that : “I hope this is a rumor .”
Until one o’clock or so, Gordon Chan and then said: “I know I can do something for Xia Junfeng , I think I and many other specifications that his friends a sin not unto death . Want to think twice , to his wife a small mercy , for the disadvantaged Community brings a little more warmth and we pray for him ! ” time is slipping away , more and more rumors , his wife Xia Junfeng Zhang Jing said:” tomorrow morning, I will rush to the court , please support me concern , to accompany me, thank you . ” Gordon Chan forwarding and reply and said: ” I am concerned . ”
Distance asymptotic execution time , things gradually uncertain. 9:00 this morning , the mainland writer Zheng Yuanjie launch joint solicit people for Xia Junfeng Daoxialiuren joint urge Supreme Court , has been signed by Gordon Chan , Zhang Lei also quoted Guizhou police shot and killed two villagers , guilty of manslaughter , but was convicted are defensive, only sentenced to eight , not unforgivably . Gordon Chan also urge the authorities to consider this case . Some netizens questioned Chen : “If your loved one is killed , you will say you ? ” Gordon Chan is said: ” If my loved ones due to violence to others Shi was killed and I urge the court forgiving each other and I put this on record photo . ”
Put this on record . Finally Xia Junfeng has been executed. “Nanfang Dushi Bao” wrote: ” Xia Junfeng , is dead .” Gordon Chan can only send three candles memorial . Has been silent . Annie ‘s name on the tag of the Jang wrote: ” strong ( Xia Junfeng , Zhang Jing son ) strong enough to live on .”
Heaven will not have chased , hell will not have possession . Xia Junfeng , a good journey
- Chinese street vendor’s execution prompts online backlash (smh.com.au)
- Chinese Food Cart Worker’s Execution Ignites Huge Public Outcry In China (businessinsider.com)