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Xie Yang (谢阳)

Current Status: Detained pending for trial

Xie Yang is a Hunan lawyer and he started practicing in 2011. He mainly works on abuse of public power cases and has represented Shandong Xue Mingkai case, the new citizens’ movement Zhang Baocheng case, Nanyue religious case, Hunan Zhang Kaihua land rights case. He is actively involved in civil rights movements, including visiting Chen Guangcheng and supporting Jiansanjiang arrested lawyers.

Cases Handled

2014  Shandong Xue Mingkai case

2014  the new citizens’ movement Zhang Baocheng case

2014  Nanyue religious case

2015  Hunan Zhang Kaihua land rights case