Thursday, April 26, 2007

Vietnam News Agency April 25: Two Citizens Prosecuted for Antistate Propaganda

Hanoi, April 25, 2007
The Ha Noi People’s Procuracy on April 23 issued a decision to prosecute two defendants on charges of spreading propaganda against the State of Viet Nam.Nguyen Van Dai, 38, head of the Thien An Lawyers’ Office and Le Thi Cong Nhan, 28, were accused of violating items a and c, Section 1, Article 88 of the Criminal Code.

The two defendants, who were arrested on March 6, are scheduled to go on trial on May 11.