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Amended law signals wider legal reform

[2015-03-17 08:19]

The NPC votes to update the cornerstone of China's legal system to dispel confusion and prepare the way for more changes.

China adopts revision to Legislation Law

[2015-03-15 09:42]

China's national legislators adopted a revision to the Legislation Law Sunday, as the country is unfurling an ambitious legal reform.

28 high-ranking 'tigers' to stand open trial

[2015-03-13 15:45]

Everyone is equal before the law, but judges handling the corruption cases of high-ranking officials have to be held to especially high standards, Chinanews.com reported.

Families of prosecutors face curbs

[2015-03-13 09:48]

The spouses and children of prosecutors in Shanghai are to be banned from running businesses or serving as lawyers to ensure judicial fairness.

Top court vows strict penalties for terror attacks

[2015-03-13 09:34]

Chinese courts will continue to fight terrorism-related crimes and sentence attackers strictly this year to ensure national security and stability, the country's top court said on Thursday.

Strong opinions on ending judicial errors

[2015-03-12 18:35]

In reports by the SPC and SPP, wrongful conviction should be corrected once it is discovered. How to put an end to wrongful convictions has been a hot topic".

Reforms reshape judges in Shanghai

[2015-03-12 15:35]

A total of 113 judges from Shanghai courts whose spouses or children are lawyers have quit the frontline positions such as trial and enforcement, Southern Metropolis Daily quoted Cui Yadong, president of the Shanghai municipal higher people's court, as saying.

Chief Justice denounces corruption

[2015-03-12 10:52]

Chief Justice Zhou Qiang warned of weaknesses in China's court system, denouncing some judges' lack of conscience and professional ethics and involvement in corruption.

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