Chinese Dissident Artist Ai WeiWei Released
by: Rob Gifford, NPR, June 22, 2011 2:06:00 pm
The Chinese government has released internationally renowned artist Ai WeiWei on bail. He was seized by authorities on April 3 as he was about to board an international flight and charged with unspecified "economic crimes." Xinhua news agency reports that he was released on bail because of "his good attitude in confessing his crimes."