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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Taiwan upholds graft convictions for five senior judges

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 03:58pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Taiwan’s Supreme Court said on Friday it had rejected the final appeals of five senior judges who were handed lengthy prison sentences for bribery in cases that uncovered some of the island’s worst judicial corruption. The Supreme Court said it was upholding the sentences, meaning former High Court judge Tsai Kuang-chih will have to serve a 20-year term ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Seventy police make graft claims against top Shanghai judge

    Posted Aug 17th 2013, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com 70 police make graft claims against top judge The acting president of the Shanghai High Court has been accused of corruption and abuse of power during his ... he used his position to enrich himself through kickbacks and private business schemes. Cui came under fire after video posted online earlier this month showed four judges in Shanghai visiting ...

  3. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Judges sacked from Shanghai court after prostitute video emerges

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Top Shanghai judges sacked for hiring escorts Three judges and a discipline inspection official who were filmed cavorting with prostitutes in a nightclub were removed from their posts at the Shanghai Higher People's Court, municipal officials said yesterday. Chen Xueming and Zhao Minghua, chief and deputy chief tribunal judge ...

  4. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Energy giant CNPC reviews internal anti-graft efforts

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 12:43pm by Zhang Hong

    ... on its website on Sunday. Secretaries are responsible for identifying areas of concern and devising solutions and laying out plans for future work. A panel of judges, drawn from the company’s ...

  5. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Yunnan vice-governor and Mayor of Tea, Shen Peiping, subject of graft investigation

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 03:26am by Zhang Hong

    ... was supported by Shen, who ordered police to return the petitioners from Beijing. The petitioners were beaten, and Shen ordered local judges to send five of them to jail on trumped up charges, ...

  6. Business - Companies - CORRUPTION

    SEC policy expected to encourage whistle-blowers in Asia

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:30am by Toh Han Shih

    ... judge William Pauley ruled that provisions to protect whistle-blowers under Dodd-Frank did not extend outside the United States. In that court case, Pauley threw out a lawsuit by Liu ...

  7. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Xi Jinping urges China's law enforcers to boot 'black sheep'

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 04:26am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter President's warning on corruption coincides with investigation centred on ex-security tsar Xi urges nation's law enforcers to boot 'black sheep' President Xi Jinping has called on the mainland's judges and law enforcement leaders to root out corruption from their own ranks- a warning that comes amid a wide-ranging graft probe ...

  8. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Hengyang case shows graft widespread in China's 'flawed' legislative system

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 04:52am by Raymond Li

    ... the leadership. "A legislator in China is like an opera singer," Wang said. "They're not judged by how popular they are among their audience, but what rewards they receive from ...

  9. News - China - CORRUPTION

    No area, no rank off limits from anti-graft push, Communist Party watchdog says

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 04:17am by Cary Huang, MANDY ZUO

    ... former security tsar Zhou Yongkang, a retired member of the supreme Politburo Standing Committee. This week, Xi told a group of judges and law enforcement officers from around the country ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    US businessman Vincent Wu accused of being mob boss in China

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 09:48pm by AP

    ... such as “Old Crab” and “Ferocious Mouth”. Wu is expected to stand trial within weeks in Guangzhou on charges of heading a crime gang that kidnapped rivals, threw acid at a judge, set fire to farmers’ ... includes Guangzhou and Wu’s hometown of Huizhou. He is charged with getting an associate to throw acid at a judge who ruled against him in a lawsuit, and with ordering thugs to set fire to sheds ...




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