Thomas Stevenson

Thomas Stevenson. Inside the Minds of China’s ‘Weiquan’ Super-Lawyers. Tea Leaf Nation

In November of 2012, Li Jinxing saved a man’s life.  He didn’t heft a car or hurl himself in front of a bullet.  But, considering the history of capital cases in China, he did something just as extraordinary:  he delivered a “not guilty” verdict for his client, Lei Lijun.