Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout
Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout

China shocked by mass cover up that saw convicted murderer, freed after three months, go on to become a high ranking official

  • 84 officials helped man walk free from prison and rise to high office after stabbing a boy to death
  • The victim’s mother spent 30 years fighting for justice

Topic |   Human rights in China
Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout
Police mug shot of criminal Batu Menghe. Officials who let the convicted murderer walk free just months into a 15-year sentence have now been punished. Photo: Handout
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