HEFEI, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese court sentenced Bogu Kailai to death with a two-year reprieve for intentional homicide on Monday.
Zhang Xiaojun, an accessary in the case, was sentenced to nine years in prison.
The verdict was announced by the Hefei Municipal Intermediate People's Court in east China's Anhui Province.
Details of intentional homicide trial of Bogu Kailai, Zhang Xiaojun
HEFEI, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The attention-grabbing intentional homicide trial of Bogu Kailai and Zhang Xiaojun opened Thursday in east China's Anhui province.
All seats in the courtroom of the Hefei City Intermediate People's Court in Anhui were occupied when the trial began. Full story
Bogu Kailai stands trial for intentional homicide
HEFEI, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- The intentional homicide trial of Bogu Kailai and Zhang Xiaojun began Thursday in the Hefei Municipal Intermediate People's Court in Anhui Province.
Prosecutors in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui Province, filed the charges against the two in the Hefei Intermediate People's Court on July 26. Full story
Bogu Kailai, Zhang Xiaojun charged with intentional homicide
BEIJING, July 26 (Xinhua) -- Bogu Kailai and Zhang Xiaojun were recently charged with intentional homicide by the Hefei Municipal Procuratorate in Anhui province, Xinhua learned from authorities Thursday.
The municipal prosecuting body filed the charges with the Hefei Municipal Intermediate People's Court. Full story
China Voice: Why do rumors repeatedly arise in Bo Xilai incident?
BEIJING, April 29 (Xinhua) -- Wiretaps, political struggles and so-called "exclusive tip-offs" regarding the Bo Xilai incident have been reported by some foreign media in recent days.
However, people who know a little bit about China's actual conditions may find these reports quite absurd. Full story
Commentary: Criminal case shall not be interpreted as political struggle
BEIJING, April 18 (Xinhua) -- Chinese central authorities and relevant departments have paid great attention to the death of British national Neil Heywood, and police have set up a team to reinvestigate the case according to law and seek truth from facts.
Bogu Kailai, wife of Bo Xilai, the former Party chief of southwest China's municipality of Chongqing, and Zhang Xiaojun, an orderly at Bo's home, have been transferred to judicial authorities over suspicion of homicide.Full story
Firmly support correct decision of CPC Central Committee: People's Daily
BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) -- People's Daily, the flagship newspaper of the Communist Party of China (CPC), will carry a commentator's article Wednesday calling for firm support for the correct decision of the CPC Central Committee.
On April 10, the CPC Central Committee decided to investigate into comrade Bo Xilai's serious violations of discipline, and the police announced the reinvestigation results of the death of Neil Heywood and transferred suspects to judicial authorities.Full story
CPC Central Committee to investigate into Bo Xilai's serious violations
BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) -- As Comrade Bo Xilai is suspected of being involved in serious discipline violations, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has decided to suspend his membership of the CPC Central Committee Political Bureau and the CPC Central Committee, in line with the CPC Constitution and the rules on investigation of CPC discipline inspection departments.Full story
Police reinvestigate death of Neil Heywood according to law
BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) -- Chinese police have set up a team to reinvestigate the case that British citizen Neil Heywood was found dead in Chongqing on Nov. 15, 2011, which was alleged by Wang Lijun who entered, without authorization, the U.S. general consulate in Chengdu on Feb. 6 and stayed there, Xinhua learned from authorities.Full story