• 4 men acquitted after 22 years in jail


    The Fujian Provincial High People's Court on Thursday announced the acquittal of four defendants who had been sentenced to death with a stay of execution for a robbery-murder case in 1994.

  • Two officials sentenced for NE China prison scandal


    Two officials in Northeast China's Heilongjiang province were sentenced to one year in prison on Thursday for dereliction of duty after a prisoner seduced and blackmailed a number of women while behind bars.

  • Official charged with murdering his mistress


    Zhao Liping, former police chief and senior political adviser in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, has been charged with intentional homicide in connection with the death of his mistress.

  • Top Inner Mongolia official charged with homicide, bribery


    Zhao Liping, vice-chairman of North China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region’s political consultative body, has been charged with intentional homicide, bribery, illegal possession of firearms and storing explosives, the Supreme People’s Procuratorate said on Wednesday.

  • KFC wins compensation for faked articles over mutant chickens


    KFC won compensation of $91,200 from three companies that distributed fake articles accusing the fast food giant of selling abnormal chickens.

  • Prison time reduced after 11 show they regret crimes


    A court in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region recently reduced the sentences of 11 people, including the former heads of a terrorist cell and a separatist group, who were imprisoned for endangering national security.

  • Xinjiang commutes sentences for 11 offenders


    Authorities in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have commuted 11 offenders who were convicted of jeopardizing national security.

  • China court upholds cult leader's life sentence


    A southern Chinese court upheld the life sentence of a man who was convicted of organizing an illegal cult, rape, fraud, and production and sale of harmful food on Tuesday.