Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg risks death penalty in China as drug smuggling retrial begins

Credit: S.China Morning Post- Published on January 14, 2019
A Canadian man accused of drug smuggling in China faced a new trial on Monday after an upper court called for a harsher sentence in a case that could further strain ties between Beijing and Ottawa. Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who was originally sentenced to 15 years in prison and a 150,000 yuan (US$22,000) fine, could now...
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Published on January 15, 2019 -  01:38
Trudeau condemns Canadian's death sentence in China
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has accused China of using the death penalty arbitrarily after a Chinese court sentenced a Canadian man to be executed for drug smuggling. Michelle Hennessy reports.

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