Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Thursday, May 30, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Nobel Goes to Prison

Shrugging off pressure from China, the Nobel Committee on Friday awarded its Peace Prize to Liu Xiaobo, a writer who is serving 11 years in prison, for what the committee called "his long and nonviolent struggle for fundamental human rights in China." The Chinese government calls Liu, 54, a subversive.

Categories / Uncategorized

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.