CHEN Xiaodong , A U.S.-Based reporter for The Legal Daily, China’s State-run newspaper on legal affairs, wrote a reflection on the state of U.S. law in 2016.
Posts published by “Jeremy Daum”
Jeremy Daum is a Senior Fellow of the Yale Law School Paul Tsai China Center, based in Beijing, with over a decade of experience working in China on collaborative legal reform projects. His principal research focus is criminal procedure law, with a particular emphasis on protections of vulnerable populations such as juveniles and the mentally ill in the criminal justice system, and is also an authority on China’s ‘Social Credit System’. Jeremy has spoken about these issues at universities throughout China and in the U.S.; and has co-authored a book on U.S. Capital Punishment Jurisprudence for Chinese readers. He is also the founder and contributing editor of the collaborative translation and commentary site Chinalawtranslate.com, dedicated to improving mutual understanding between legal professionals in China and abroad.
He translates, writes, edits, does web-design, graphic design, billing, tech support, and social media outreach for China Law Translate.
An overview of abridged procedure pilots in Chinese criminal cases, including how they are, and aren't like plea bargaining.
A clear and largely complete summary of new rules on what is takes to get out of prison early in China, by sentence reductions or parole.
China’s Supreme People’s Court (SPC) court regularly releases sets of model cases on hot areas of law that provide guidance to the lower courts and he[……] Read more
This is a story that made the rounds on China’s intranet in late June, but seems to have been missed by the international audience. That is not surpri[……] Read more
An original chart organizing and explaining the new framework for managing civil society in China, with links to translations of relevant documents.