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China Death Sentence

China Considers Ending The Death Penalty For 9 Crimes

AP | Posted 12.27.2014 | World

BEIJING (AP) — China may scrap the death penalty for nine out of 55 crimes, including counterfeiting and smuggling nuclear materials, state media sa...

China Sentences Money Counterfeiter To Death

AP | Posted 06.14.2012 | World

BEIJING -- Chinese state media say a man has been sentenced to death for forging currency worth tens of millions of dollars. The official Xinhua News...

Xinjiang Riots: China Sentences 3 More To Death

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — China sentenced three more people to death Thursday for murders committed during riots in the far western Xinjiang region in July, bri...

Li Peiying: China Executes Former Beijing Airport Boss After Vowing To Reduce Capital Punishments

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Leaders of China's elite state industries are renowned for their power, influence, and – in several recent cases – corrupt...

China Milk Scandal: 2 Get Death Penalty For Their Role

AP | ANITA CHANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SHIJIAZHUANG, China — A Chinese court sentenced two men to death and a dairy boss to life in prison for their roles in producing and selling inf...