HA NOI (VNS0— The Hai Phong City People's Court will this month open two trials of 11 people involved in the coercive land reclamation in Vinh Quang Commune of Tien Lang District.
According to the court, the first trial will see six people tried on charges of murder and resisting on-duty officers. It is set to begin today and will last until April 5.
The second, which will take place from April 8 to 10, will judge five others for the destruction of property and poor sense of responsibility that causes serious consequences.
There will be a total of 20 lawyers in the two trials.
The land seizure took place on January 5, 2012. — VNS