More than 100 gang members have been sentenced to penalties, including a suspended death sentence, for organized crime, according to local courts.
A court in Hebei province has ruled a defendant need not compensate the family of a man who died after fleeing a traffic accident he was involved in.
About 1,300 prison inmates will be allowed temporary release from 300 correctional facilities across the country for family reunions during the Spring Festival holiday, according to the Ministry of Justice.
Thousands of flawed judgments have been overturned in the past five years, as Cui Jia and Cao Yin report.
I read and reread the materials related to Zhou's case, and also spoke with judges and other people involved in his appeal, but I was unable to unearth any new evidence.
Duty counsel can provide legal support for undefended criminal cases, Deputy Minister of Justice Xiong Xuanguo said at a press conference of the State Council Information Office on Feb 8.
Chinese will enjoy improved legal services in 2020 following the setting up of a new public judicial system, the nation's top justice authority said on Thursday.
Police in southern China said on Thursday they are making progress in fighting cross-border online gambling with help from foreign counterparts.