China upholds jail terms for anti-corruption activists

A Chinese court on Monday upheld lengthy jail sentences given to three anti-corruption activists, their lawyer said, cementing a crackdown on a burgeoning civil rights movement.

China jails anti-corruption activists after high-profile trial

Three Chinese activists who campaigned for government officials to disclose their wealth were jailed on Thursday in the culmination of a high-profile trial that underscores Beijing`s resolve to clamp down on dissent.