Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg risks death penalty in China as drug smuggling retrial begins

Credit: S.China Morning Post- Published 2 days ago
A Canadian man accused of drug smuggling in China faced a new trial on Monday after an upper court called for a harsher sentence in a case that could further strain ties between Beijing and Ottawa. Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, who was originally sentenced to 15 years in prison and a 150,000 yuan (US$22,000) fine, could now...

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