Chinese officials refused to let Yuan Weijing leave the country, confiscating her passport and telephone when she tried to fly to the Philippines. Yuan is married to Chen Guangcheng, a blind self-trained lawyer who was imprisoned after documenting numerous cases where family planning officials had forced women to have abortions or committed other abuses. Yuan was going to the Philippines to accept a humanitarian award on her husband's behalf.
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The officer turned his body camera off, but the incident was still recorded.
"I refuse to construct some kind of character who is going to appease everybody."
New York City, Which Defended Its Onerous Gun Transport Restrictions As Necessary for Public Safety, Concedes They Weren't
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