Wife and daughter of detained public interest lawyer Chang Boyang speak at USALI

On Wednesday, September 24, the US-Asia Law Institute held a lunch talk on the detention of Chang Boyang, a distinguished public interest lawyer and the co-founder and legal representative of Zhengzhou Yirenping, a well known non-profit organization that fights against discrimination in mainland China.  Mr. Chang’s wife Deng Guiqin, daughter Chang Ruoyu, and Lu Jun, a visiting scholar at USALI and the chief coordinator of the Beijing branch of Yirenping, spoke to the audience about Mr. Chang’s detention and hopes for his release. Professor Jerome A. Cohen moderated the event.

For a press release about the event published by Zhengzhou Yirenping, please click here.