Man jailed for abusing freedom, democratic rights Society

Man jailed for abusing freedom, democratic rights

The People’s Court of Ham Tan district in the south central province of Binh Thuan sentenced a man to three years in prison on June 22 for “abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate the interests of the State, and the rights and legitimate interests of organisations and individuals” under Article 331 of the 2017 Penal Code.
Woman jailed for abusing rights to freedom, democracy Society

Woman jailed for abusing rights to freedom, democracy

The Hanoi People’s Court has sentenced a woman to 21 months in prison for “abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate interests of the State, rights and legitimate interests of organisations and individuals.”
Tuyen Quang: Man detained for anti-State propaganda Society

Tuyen Quang: Man detained for anti-State propaganda

Police in northern Tuyen Quang province have arrested a 52-year-old man for making, storing, distributing or disseminating information, documents and items against the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam under Article 117 of the 2015 Penal Code.
Criminal proceedings against Thai Nguyen city leader for State asset loss Politics

Criminal proceedings against Thai Nguyen city leader for State asset loss

Police in the northern province of Thai Nguyen have launched criminal proceedings against Phan Manh Cuong, Secretary of the Thai Nguyen city Party Committee and former head of the management board of the provincial industrial parks, for “showing lack of responsibility, causing damage to the State assets” in line with Article 179, Penal Code 2015.
Khanh Hoa: Man imprisoned for anti-State activities Society

Khanh Hoa: Man imprisoned for anti-State activities

The People's Court in the central province of Khanh Hoa on November 15 sentenced Nguyen Tri Gioan, born in 1979, to seven years in prison on the charge of “making, storing, distributing and disseminating information, documents and items aimed at sabotaging the State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam” under Clause 1 of Article 117 in the 2015 Penal Code.
First trial of Truong Chau Huu Danh and his accomplices opens Society

First trial of Truong Chau Huu Danh and his accomplices opens

The People's Court of Thoi Lai district in Can Tho city opened a first instance trial of a criminal case "abusing the rights to freedom and democracy to violate the interests of the State and the legitimate rights and interests of organisations and citizens” under Article 331 of the 2015 Penal Code (revised and supplemented in 2017).
Police suggest prosecuting two persons for leaking State secrets Society

Police suggest prosecuting two persons for leaking State secrets

The Ho Chi Minh City Police have completed investigation and suggested the municipal People’s Procuracy launch criminal proceedings against two persons on charge of “intentionally leaking State secrets” in accordance with the Article 337 of the Penal Code 2015 that was revised and supplemented in 2017.
Chinese man prosecuted for using fake personal papers Society

Chinese man prosecuted for using fake personal papers

The Hanoi People’s Procuracy has completed an indictment to prosecute Li Ye Sheng, 50, a Chinese native for “forging documents of agencies, organisations” in line with Point c, Clause 2, Article 341 of the Penal Code 2015.
Phu Yen man sentenced to 10 years in prison for subversive activities Society

Phu Yen man sentenced to 10 years in prison for subversive activities

The People’s Court of the south central province of Phu Yen on August 25 sentenced Ngo Cong Tru, a resident in Hoa Binh 1 commune of Tay Hoa district, to 10 years in prison on the charge of “engaging in activities to overthrow the people's administration” in accordance with Clause 1 of Article 109 of the Penal Code 2015.
Police agency proposes prosecuting Binh Duong province’s ex-leader Society

Police agency proposes prosecuting Binh Duong province’s ex-leader

The Investigation Police Agency under the Ministry of Public Security has proposed the prosecution against former Secretary of the Party Committee of the southern province of Binh Duong Tran Van Nam for the charge of "violating regulations on the management and use of State assets, causing losses and wastefulness” under Article 219 of the 2015 Penal Code.