When China began streaming trials online

[T]rials [are] being streamed via the new website tingshen.court.gov.cn. Some live, some pre-recorded. […] There are split screens revealing different perspectives – of defendants, judges and lawyers. Some trials can also be played back well after the original appearance date. […] According to Zhou Qiang, the head of China’s Supreme People’s Court, the streaming site will “better safeguard people’s right to know and supervise” but its value could go well beyond that, by helping Chinese citizens get a glimpse of what’s actually going on inside their country, beyond the filter of state-controlled media. – Stephen McDonell, BBC News http://ift.tt/2dEZFTp
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.