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Court corrects dozens of wrongful convictions

By Zhang Yan | China Daily | Updated: 2017-02-28 07:59

Thousands were declared innocent in the past 4 years

Chinese courts have corrected 34 major miscarriages of justice in the past four years in order to build the public's confidence in the justice system, according to the Supreme People's Court.

Moreover, the courts have declared 3,718 defendants innocent from 2013 to 2016 to protect their human rights and other legitimate rights, the top court said in a white paper on judicial reform released on Monday.

Court corrects dozens of wrongful convictions

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