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WSJ: China’s New Tool to Chase Down Fugitives: American Courts

Thu July, 2020, Age: 4 years

China is using the American court system to pressure dissidents to return to the country. This article by the Wall Street Journal tracks multiple Chinese businesspeople who have been sued in the United States by the state-owned enterprises they used to work for. This, combined with intimidation campaigns by Chinese agents in the U.S., is part of Beijing’s “Fox Hunt” program to force dissidents to return to China for prosecution.