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[‘709 Crackdown’] Latest data and development of cases as of 1800 20 January 2016

As of 18:00 20 January 2017, at least 319 lawyers, law firm staff, human right activists and family members have been questioned, summoned, forbidden to leave the country, held under house arrest, residential surveillance, criminally detained, arrested or missing

Statistics by category*:

•Residential surveillance at designated location: 1 person
•Detained pending for trial: 8 persons
•Released on bail: 26 persons
•Sentenced and case closed: 6 persons
•Forbidden to leave the country: 40 persons
•Temporarily detained, forcibly questioned/ summoned: 264 persons
•Charge dropped: 1 person
* 23 individuals are listed under two categories; 2 individuals are listed under three categories