HANOI - A Vietnamese local government official was jailed for two and a half years on Wednesday for the destruction of the home of a farmer who became a national hero for resisting eviction, state media said.
mercredi 10 avril 2013
lundi 28 janvier 2013
HANOI - In one of Vietnam's largest subversion trials for years, 22 members of a little-known "reactionary" group appeared in court Monday charged with trying to overthrow the communist government, a clerk said.
lundi 24 septembre 2012
HANOI - A Vietnamese court sentenced three high-profile bloggers to jail terms ranging from four to 12 years on Monday, in the latest crackdown on dissent as booming internet usage threatens to undermine the communist government's authority.
HANOI — Three Vietnamese citizen journalists who have criticized the government in online postings were put on trial on Monday for spreading anti-government propaganda and could face up to 20 years in prison, one of their lawyers said.
vendredi 7 septembre 2012
HANOI — A Vietnamese journalist who bribed a police officer as part of an undercover investigation into corruption was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday, while the officer who accepted the money got a five-year sentence, state-controlled media reported.
mardi 27 mars 2012
HAIPHONG — Former top executives at a Vietnamese shipbuilder whose huge debts shook investor confidence in the communist nation went on trial on Tuesday for defying state regulations.
samedi 24 mars 2012
HANOI — Former top executives at a scandal-hit Vietnamese state-owned shipping giant will go on trial next week, a court clerk said Friday, in a case that shook investor confidence in the communist nation.
samedi 31 décembre 2011
HANOI — A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced five people to death for heroin trafficking.
vendredi 30 décembre 2011
A woman writer was sentenced to five years in prison in Vietnam for spreading anti-government propaganda, state media said Friday, with an activist pastor also jailed for two years.
mardi 2 août 2011
Hanoi - An appeals court in Hanoi on Tuesday evening upheld a seven-year sentence handed down to a prominent lawyer in April.
Hanoi - The Vietnamese government on Monday began an appeal trial of a prominent legal rights activist jailed for spreading propaganda against the state.
mercredi 29 juin 2011
Nine people went on trial for corruption in Vietnam on Monday, officials said, including a former transport ministry boss already jailed in connection with a scandal that shook the Communist regime.
mardi 26 avril 2011
Vietnam has released two high-profile dissidents nine days after their arrest outside a Hanoi court during the trial of a fellow democracy activist, one of the freed men said Thursday.
The defense team of a prominent Vietnamese dissident lawyer sentenced this week to prison has filed a complaint alleging the judge in his trial broke the law by obstructing their rights to hear all the evidence.
mardi 5 avril 2011
Cu Huy Ha Vu has received a 7-year prison sentence on charges of “conducting anti-propaganda against the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam” pursuant to Article 88 of the Penal Code, in a trial in Hanoi on April 4.
dimanche 3 avril 2011
BANGKOK — A prominent Vietnamese legal scholar and human rights campaigner who has called for multiparty democracy was due in court on Monday in Hanoi, facing up to 12 years in prison in a case that has mobilized unusually broad public support.
mardi 29 mars 2011
A court in Vietnam is to try one of the country's most famous legal rights activists on April 4, his family said Monday.
mardi 22 mars 2011
Hanoi - The trial of one of Vietnam's most famous legal rights activists has been delayed until further notice, an official said Tuesday.
lundi 14 mars 2011
HANOI — A prominent government critic accused of advocating a multi-party system in Vietnam will be tried later this month, his wife said Friday.
vendredi 15 octobre 2010
HANOI — A Vietnamese man on trial for corruption involving a Japanese-funded road project he managed could face the death penalty if found guilty in a high-profile case that started Friday, a court official said.
lundi 15 mars 2010
A trial of 29 people who include former police officers and judges accused of being involved in a massive heroin trafficking and corruption case began in northern Vietnam, a court official said Friday. Nguyen Van Hoa, an official at the People's Court in Thai Nguyen province, said the trial, which started Wednesday, was the largest drug-trafficking case ever seen in the province and was expected to last more than two weeks.
vendredi 5 février 2010
A Vietnamese writer and democracy activist has been jailed for three and a half years for attacking two men during a parking dispute in Hanoi.
dimanche 31 janvier 2010
HANOI – A group of Vietnamese dissidents jailed for up to 16 years for trying to overthrow the communist regime have appealed their sentences, local media reported on Saturday.
mercredi 27 janvier 2010
HANOI - Vietnam on Monday jailed a former high-ranking official for five years over embezzlement linked to a multi-million-dollar IT project, a court official said
mardi 26 janvier 2010
Observers from a global association of lawyers were barred last week from a controversial Vietnamese trial at which four dissidents were jailed, the group said Saturday.
vendredi 22 janvier 2010
Vietnam's jailing of four dissidents for trying to topple the communist regime came under fire Thursday Jan 21 from the United States and European Union, while activists said the case made a mockery of justice.
mardi 19 janvier 2010
Hanoi - A Vietnamese court has banned the used of recording devices and computers by media covering the trial of four democracy activists scheduled to begin Wednesday.
jeudi 31 décembre 2009
HANOI - An elementary school teacher in central Vietnam has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of raping five of his students, a court official said on Wednesday.
mardi 29 décembre 2009
A Vietnamese court has sentenced pro-democracy activist Tran Anh Kim to five-and-a-half years in prison for subversion against the communist state.
jeudi 24 décembre 2009
BANGKOK — Intensifying a crackdown on dissent in advance of a Communist Party Congress, Vietnam has charged a prominent American-educated human rights lawyer and at least two associates with the capital crime of subversion, the official press reported on Wednesday.
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