Name  KONG Youping
Pen name 
Sex Male
Birth date  1955
Birth place  Anshan City, Liaoning Province
Resident place  Anshan City, Liaoning Province
Education  Middle school
Profession  Freelance writer and factory worker
(Honorary Member of ICPC)
Date of arrest  2003-12-13 (detained)
Organ of arrest  Public Security Bureau of Shenyang City, Liaoning Province
Cause of arrest  Writing and publishing articles on internet
Charge  Subversion of the state power
Date of sentence 2004-09-16
Organ of sentence Shenyang Intermediate People's Court, Liaoning Province
Sentence  10 years imprisonment and 4 years deprivation of political rights (reduced after appeal)
Defender  unknown
Place of jail  Anshan Prison, Liaoning Province
Situation in jail  unknown
Date of release  2013-12-12 (?)
Family contact 

ZHANG Suyi (wife of a friend) , Tel: 0086-412-2314702

Donation to
Case adopted by  ICPC
Current Status 

Under investigation
Having contact with the family’s friend


http://www.ifex.org/en/content/view/full/61321/ http://cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/TechNews/2003/12/20/293170-ap.html
http://www.asiademo.org/gb/author/kongyouping.htm (Chinese) http://www.alliance.org.hk/prison/?lang=c&viewid=2792 (Chinese)