Zeng Jinyan speaks to reporters on April 3, 2008, after a court in Beijing sentenced her husband, prominent civil rights campaigner Hu Jia, to a three-and-a-half-year prison term for "inciting subversion."
Zeng Jinyan speaks to reporters on April 3, 2008, after a court in Beijing sentenced her husband, prominent civil rights campaigner Hu Jia, to a three-and-a-half-year prison term for "inciting subversion." Tim Johnson / MCT
Zeng Jinyan speaks to reporters on April 3, 2008, after a court in Beijing sentenced her husband, prominent civil rights campaigner Hu Jia, to a three-and-a-half-year prison term for "inciting subversion." Tim Johnson / MCT

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