The father and sister of Nie Shubin, who was executed in 1995 for rape and murder, react in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, after the Supreme People’s Court overturned Nie’s conviction. Photo: ChinaFotoPress

Man executed for rape, murder 21 years ago cleared by China’s highest court

The overturning of Nie Shubin’s conviction comes after another executed man was cleared on the mainland two years ago

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The father and sister of Nie Shubin, who was executed in 1995 for rape and murder, react in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, after the Supreme People’s Court overturned Nie’s conviction. Photo: ChinaFotoPress
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