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Bo Xilai Trial

Bo Xilai Appeals Life Sentence

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 09.24.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai has appealed his guilty verdict, a person close to the case said Tuesday, in a rare move that is cons...

Bo Xilai Sentenced To Life In Prison

AP | DIDI TANG and CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 09.22.2013 | World

JINAN, China -- A court sentenced Bo Xilai to life in prison for corruption Sunday, burying the career of one of China's most up-and-coming politician...

He Weifang: Bo Xilai Trial Was a Satire -- But Advanced the Rule of Law in China

Nathan Gardels | Posted 10.28.2013 | World
Nathan Gardels

In this interview, He Weifang, one of China's most preeminent advocates of the rule of law, ponders the paradoxes of a top Communist Party leader who abused the legal system when running Chongqing, but at his own trial, persuasively argued for "impartiality" from the courts.

China's Most Sensationalist Trial Hints At Love Triangle

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 10.26.2013 | World

JINAN, China — China's most sensational trial in decades ended with disgraced politician Bo Xilai hinting at a love triangle involving his wife ...

Bo Xilai Testifies

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 10.24.2013 | World

JINAN, China — The trial of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai resumed Sunday, a day after he said he made mistakes that prompted his top aide's...

Chinese Court Liveblogs Bo Xilai Trial On Social Media

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 08.23.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Much of China was riveted to the stream of microblog updates from the trial of disgraced politician Bo Xilai – even a TV anchorwoman ...

Bo Xilai Calls Wife 'Insane' After Damning Testimony

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

By John Ruwitch JINAN, China, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai called his wife insane after she testified at his ...

Shamed Chinese Politician: I Was Framed

Reuters | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

(Adds details) By John Ruwitch JINAN, China, Aug 22 (Reuters) - Fallen politician Bo Xilai put up a feisty defence on T...

Who's Who: A Guide To The Bo Xilai Scandal

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.21.2013 | World

-- The corruption trial of ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai on Thursday marks the Communist Party's efforts to wrap up its messiest scandal in deca...

'The Guy Has Been Absolutely Annihilated'

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

BEIJING — Only a few people heard it, but when one of China's most prominent politicians slapped his police chief across the face, it would end ...

Infamous Chinese Politician Back In The Spotlight

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 10.18.2013 | World

BEIJING — Disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai goes on trial Thursday on corruption charges in a case crafted to minimize damage to the Communi...

China Finally Indicts Disgraced Politician

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

BEIJING -- Deposed politician Bo Xilai will go on trial on charges of corruption and abuse of power within weeks, wrapping up a festering scandal that...

Ex-Police Chief To Be Tried In China's Scandal Of The Decade

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

BEIJING — China's presumed next leader has made a public appearance for the first time in two weeks. The official Xinhua News Agency says Vice ...

Bo's Wife Faces Closely Orchestrated Trail

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 09.26.2012 | World

BEIJING — Gu Kailai's day in court will likely be soon – and short. Now that the wife of disgraced Chinese politician Bo Xilai has been i...