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Supporters of prominent rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang chant slogans as they gather near the Beijing Second Intermediate People's Court in Beijing, Monday, Dec. 14, 2015. Pu went on trial Monday on charges of provoking trouble with commentaries on social media that were critical of the ruling Communist Party. The placard reads: "Pu Zhiqiang, innocence." (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
Supporters of prominent rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang chant slogans as they gather near the Beijing Second Intermediate People's Court in Beijing, Monday, Dec. 14, 2015. Pu went on trial Monday on charges of provoking trouble with commentaries on social media that were critical of the ruling Communist Party. The placard reads: "Pu Zhiqiang, innocence." (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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