Vietnam Jails Blogger For 'Erroneous' Posts

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Vietnamese police have arrested a blogger accused of posting "erroneous and slanderous" information about the communist government, the third blogger to be locked in the past month in an intensifying crackdown against dissent.
Vietnam Jails Blogger For 'Erroneous' Posts
 
 
Vietnamese police have arrested a blogger accused of posting "erroneous and slanderous" information about the communist government, the third blogger to be locked in the past month in an intensifying crackdown against dissent.
 
The state-run Thanh Nien newspaper reported on Monday that Dinh Nhat Uy was taken into police custody in southern Long An province on Saturday. He is accused of "abusing democratic freedoms," an offense that carries up to seven years in prison.
 
 
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