Monday, September 13, 2010
Liu Gang Sues Hu Jintao in New York
According to the Internet news source boxun.com, 1989 student leader Liu Gang has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court at Southern District of New York. The suit lists Chinese President Hu Jintao and three other top military leaders in China as defendants. It claims that the Chinese military has been dispatching its personnel to the US and conducting activities detrimental to the life, career, and safety of Chinese dissident such as Liu Gang himself.
In the last few months, Liu Gang also published articles in Internet forums detailing his troubled marriage and court battles involving divorce and accusations of domestic violence. He has hinted that Chinese government agents may be behind what he describes as his wife's irrational and erratic behaviors.