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  1. Disgraced Lin Biao still beyond the pale

    Posted Jan 05th 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... the verdict on Lin. Lin- a founding father of the People's Republic of China and one of the People's Liberation Army's ablest generals, is also the most enigmatic Communist leader. He ... Hopes for at least a partial rehabilitation of Lin were raised when a December 2007 exhibition included him as one of the 10 marshals of the People's Liberation Army. But those hopes have ...

  2. Cut the criticism, Beijing tells HK

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... to the National People's Congress confirmed Zhao had been freed on medical parole. The activist's conviction by the Beijing Daxing District People's Court and imprisonment for 21/2 years sparked outcry in Hong Kong and internationally, with local NPC members speaking out and 28 of them signing a letter to the Supreme People's Court calling for his release. Responding ...

  3. PLA officer executed for spying for Taiwan

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Lawrence Chung

    ... to confirm the report in Ta Kung Pao. According to the report, a military court found Dai Yibiao, a 33-year-old lieutenant in the People's Liberation Army, guilty of transferring over ... to the report. But a spokeswoman for China's Supreme People's Court said she was unaware of the case, while a spokesman for the Taiwan Affairs Office in Beijing declined to comment. A photo ...

  4. Chongqing blitz on triad crime ends with 3,348 snared

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of law in the campaign to wipe out local crime syndicates. Former People's Daily deputy editor Zhou Ruijin wrote in an article carried yesterday by jcrb.com- a news portal affiliated with the mainland's Supreme People's Procuratorate- that Beijing-based lawyer Li Zhuang might have erred but the Chongqing authorities' violation of the principle of procedural justice was even more ...

  5. Public pressure helps tycoon to avoid prison term

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... week brought an end to a unique chapter of the mainland's legal history. The farmer, People's Liberation Army veteran and former bank clerk was found guilty by Xushui People's Court of raising 13.08 million yuan (HK$12.28 million) from 611 local depositors between January 2000 and May this year without approval from the People's Bank of China. Under mainland law, ...

  6. Political Animal

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... People's Court, urging him to release Zhao, who was jailed for 21/2 years by a Beijing court last week for 'provoking quarrels and making trouble'. Zhao helped parents of children ... the Association for Democracy and People's Livelihood, submitted a request for an adjournment debate on Zhao's imprisonment at the Legislative Council meeting tomorrow. Yet the tireless Tien ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Jan 26th 2011, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Hard knocks for government's new open-door policy building Someone in government has a grotesque sense of irony. At the topping out ceremony for the latest construction eyesore to grace the harbourfront - the new government offices/Legco extravaganza ...

  8. Recent court cases that have damaged the reputation of ancient Taoist arts

    Posted Sep 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... February 2010 A 44-year-old retired soldier from the People's Liberation Army, who claimed to be a fung shui master and seduced a 47-year-old woman into having sex, is jailed for four years ...

  9. Top court urged to raise openness

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei The Supreme People's Court's first annual report to the public, released on Tuesday, has been generally welcomed as a step towards transparency, but lawyers and rights activists say it is far from enough to fix a system long plagued by secrecy and corruption. The country's top court presents a work report to the National People's Congress every March, ...

  10. Lawyers fear 'chill' from charge against colleague in Chongqing

    Posted Dec 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... arrested in the past few months. Li Zhuang was formally charged by Jiangbei District People's Procuratorate at the weekend for fabricating evidence for his defendant and interfering with his ...




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