The Kyopian People’s Court on Wednesday (July 28) announced that Chinese billionaire Sun Tao has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for continuing to criticize the government for a series of crimes and fraud. Located in Hebei Province (northern part of the country). The case of the 67-year-old media boss, who heads a group that specializes in agriculture, was decided by his bodyguards as a sign that the communist government perceives powerful principals in the private sector.
Sun Tao was sentenced to 18 years in prison and fined 3.11 million yuan (405,000 euros), according to the court hearing he was hearing.
This harsh sentence is justified by a long list “Illegal mining”, “Illegal occupation of agricultural lands”, “Interruption to public service” “Gathering a mob to attack state organs” Or “Provocation for unrest”. This last charge with a vague title is often used against adversaries.
Food mogul, family members and staff were arrested in late 2020 following a land dispute with Hebei State Farm.
Founded in 1984 as a family business raising chickens and pigs. He later transformed it into a vast empire that included health and tourism. It is one of the leading companies in the agricultural sector in northern China.
At the beginning of the massacre of millions of heads in order to manage the Govt-19 epidemic and the African swine flu epidemic in the country, Sun Dove became famous for his outspoken speech.