Vietnam Dissident Appeal

August 2, 2011 - 9:43 AM
FILE - In this April 4, 2011, file photo dissident lawyer Cu Huy Ha Vu is escorted by police out of a courtroom after being convicted of spreading propaganda against the state and sentenced to seven years in prison and three years of house arrest at the one-day trial in Hanoi, Vietnam. Vu, the dissident son of one of Vietnam's founding revolutionaries, proclaimed his innocence during an appeals trial Tuesday Aug. 2, 2011, saying he's not against the Communist Party but supports a multiparty system. (AP Photo/Vietnam News Agency, Thong Nhat, File) NO SALES