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Arrested on 26 Oct 2007
Chen Qitang was arrested on October 26, 2007 by the Foshan City Public Security Bureau Chan City sub-division while helping villagers in Sanshan Village, Guangdong Province, draft legal documents to appeal the confiscation of their land by the local government.
On December 2, 2007, he was formally arrested for “impersonation and fraud”.
On December 31, 2008, Chen Qitang was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for “impersonation and fraud”.