The chief justice and judges for an internet court planned for Beijing were appointed at a session of the 15th Beijing Municipal People's Congress Standing Committee Thursday.
Chinese police have arrested a man who allegedly used his influence on social media to extort money
China's anti-pornography office said Thursday that 1,834 suspects had been arrested and 1,052 criminal cases solved in a national crackdown on pornography.
Zhang Wenxiong, former head of the publicity department of the Communist Party of China Hunan provincial committee, was sentenced to 15 years in prison and fined 2 million yuan for taking bribes and holding a huge amount of property with unidentified sources.
Leading members of a branch of the "Almighty God" cult in Northeast China are on trial in Daqing, Heilongjiang province, a police source said on Sunday.
The man who stabbed two schoolboys to death in Shanghai earlier this year has been charged with homicide, the Shanghai People's Procuratorate said on Tuesday.
Customs authorities in East China's Jiangsu province have busted a major network involved in smuggling more than 100,000 tonnes of fuel.
Wang Xin, 26, a social worker in Fujian province who conducts pretrial surveys.