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Liu Hu is a journalist in China, writing about censorship and government corruption. Because of his work, Liu has been arrested and fined — and blacklisted. Liu found he was named on a List of Dishonest Persons Subject to Enforcement by the Supreme People’s Court as « not qualified » to buy a plane ticket, and banned from travelling some train lines, buying property, or taking out a loan.
« There was no file, no police warrant, no official advance notification. They just cut me off from the things I was once entitled to, » he told The Globe and Mail. « What’s really scary is there’s nothing you can do about it. You can report to no one. You are stuck in the middle of nowhere. »