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  1. People's legal action on the rise

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a year, according to Supreme People's Court president Xiao Yang. Mr Xiao announced the figures on Tuesday at a national conference on administrative trials, which was marked by the presence ... People's Court, said the lawsuits covered all aspects of administration, with the most common cases last year involving resources, municipal construction and police administration, accounting ...

  2. People's justice

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... a government legal official and a people's mediator, the judge will usually hear the views of not only the parties and witnesses but also community members who know the background ... before its 1949 civil war victory, is even making inroads into adjudication. Although China's lowest-level courts have long used a system whereby two 'people';s assessors' ...

  3. NPC's critical shift to resolving social issues

    Posted Feb 29th 2008, 12:00am by Wei Lo

    ... In the second part of a series on next week's National People's Congress meeting, Ng Tze-wei looks at its role in approving legislation. Mainland lawmakers have made the critical ... the 10th National People's Congress, which began in 2003, the mainland saw the introduction of heavyweight commercial legislation such as the Property Law and the Anti-Monopoly Law. ...

  4. School's in for judges on how to tackle unrest

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei The mainland yesterday started a one-year programme to train 3,500 low- and mid-level court chiefs on how to handle the rising number of protests and emergencies. It is the biggest training programme the Supreme People's Court has introduced for judges in junior and middle-ranking positions. Other topics, such as political-economic situations and judicial ...

  5. Deputies issue rare censure for work reports, to criticise 'unfair' justice system

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... and political reforms is very urgent.' Strong signal Only this proportion of NPC delegates voted for the Supreme People's Court report yesterday: 75% ... Minnie Chan in Beijing As many as a quarter of the National People's Congress deputies have voted against or withheld their vote on the work reports by the top court and state ...

  6. Dissident writer loses 'political' copyright case

    Posted Dec 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the Beijing Higher People's Court and the Supreme People's Court. 'This case reveals a serious problem about whether people like me [with a bad political record] should be protected ... Vivian Wu Dissident writer Wang Tiancheng yesterday lost his appeal to the Beijing Higher People's Court over allegations of plagiarism levelled against Wuhan legal professor Zhou ...

  7. Give us more power, demand deputies

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai Beijing deputies yesterday called for the National People's Congress to be given more power, saying its constitutional rights to make major decisions and supervise government ... But no law stipulates the scope of those rights. Yu Junbo, chairman of the Beijing Municipal People's Congress's Standing Committee, said the NPC did not have the supervisory muscle ...

  8. Five-year plan gives few clues to reform of the legal system

    Posted Mar 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... public consultation had been carried out in the first place, such as a policy on housing prices.' Guangdong lawyer and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference delegate Zhu ... People's Congress passed this week. The plan contained only one vaguely worded paragraph on the legal system - hardly a fitting follow-up to the enactment of 236 legal codes and the establishment ...

  9. Body blow for the judiciary

    Posted Oct 18th 2008, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... of the Supreme People's Court (SPC) and the Supreme People's Procuracy for the next five years, the Political-Legal Committee, now led by the former minister of public security, issued a major ... and officials: 'In their work, the grand judges and grand procurators shall always regard as supreme the party's cause, the people's interest and the constitution and laws.' Like many ...

  10. Clues to official plight of Bo, Wang

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wang Lijun as delegates to the National People's Congress. Experts believe the move paves the way for their prosecution. The standing committee of Chongqing's municipal people's ... with it recently,' this source said. Another source, who is close to the municipal people's congress, said that once the Chongqing legislature accepted the resignations of Bo and Wang, if they had ...




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