CHINA’S NEW EVIDENCE GUIDELINES BAN TORTURE IN CAPITAL CASES

Beijing, China – June 4, 2010
The SPC, SPP, MPS, MSS and MOJ have jointly announced new guidelines regarding evidence in capital cases. The new evidence rules will ban the use of torture to obtain confessions in capital cases. Public pressure for evidence reform mounted after the wrongful imprisonment of a Henan farmer was brought to [...]

Published by admin on June 8th, 2010 tagged China Law | Comment now »

Suggested ban on youth’s mobile phone

Cracking down on the access of pornographic and vulgar content has always been a priority concern for the Chinese authorities. In further attempts to reduce the access of such disturbing materials, suggestions have been raised for legislation to be put in place to ban children under the age of 12 from using mobile phone devices.
The [...]

Published by admin on January 29th, 2010 tagged China News | 1 Comment »