FILE - In this May 2, 2012 file photo released by the U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng, center, holds hands with U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, rig

 

              FILE - In this May 2, 2012 file photo released by the U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng, center, holds hands with U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, rig
FILE - In this May 2, 2012 file photo released by the U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, blind lawyer Chen Guangcheng, center, holds hands with U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke, right, at a hospital in Beijing where he recuperated after he fled house arrest from his hometown in northeast China. Chinese authorities put the nephew of legal activist Chen on trial Friday, Nov 30, 2012 in a case seen as retaliation by local officials angered by Chen's daring escape from house arrest earlier this year. (AP Photo/U.S. Embassy Beijing Press Office, File)