[JURIST] Chinese writer, lawyer and human rights advocate Yang Maodong, commonly known by his pen-name Guo Feixiong [HRIC profile], became the second leader of the New Citizens movement to be arrested on suspicion of disrupting the peace on Saturday. This follows the detainment of fellow New Citizens leader Xu Zhiyong [BBC report; JURIST report] in July, in what appears to be a targeted crackdown on the human rights movement. Yang's family noted [AP report] a recent lack of communication starting...

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