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Translation: State v. Huang Qunwei - Fabricating False Terrorist Information About SARS and Intentionally Posting It on the Internet

NOTE: This post was published on December 5, 2020, but this post is dated the date the court judgment was issued in order to prevent confusion. First Intermediate People's Court of Beijing Criminal Judgment (2003) First Intermediate First Instance No. 14991 The public prosecution agency was the People's Procuratorate of Beijing Branch No. 1.   Defendant Huang Qunwei, male, 25 years old (born [INTENTIONALLY DELETED], 1978), Han ethnicity, place of birth Beijing, associates degree, unemployed, residing at Qinghuayuan, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing. On May 3, 2003 he was taken into custody on suspicion of committing the crime of fabricating false terrorist information and was granted bail on the same day.  On May 8 of the same year he was taken into criminal detention, and was arrested on May 16. He is currently being held in custody at the Beijing Detention Center. Appointed defense counsel Xu Lanting is a lawyer at the Beijing Junzejun Law Firm. In the Jing Procuratora