|Cao Jianming, procurator-general of the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP), delivers a report on the SPP's work at the third plenary meeting of the second session of China's 12th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, March 10, 2014. (Xinhua/Wang Ye)
BEIJING, March 10 (Xinhua) -- China's Procurator-General Cao Jianming delivered a report on the work of the Supreme People's Procuratorate Monday to the National People's Congress, China's top legislature.
Highlights of work report of China's Supreme People's Court
BEIJING, March 10 (Xinhua) -- China's chief justice Zhou Qiang, president of the Supreme People's Court (SPC), delivered a report on the work of the SPC on Monday to the second session of the 12th National People's Congress. Full story
China's top legislature considers trimming death penalty crimes
BEIJING, March 9 (Xinhua) -- The National People's Congress (NPC), China's top legislature, is considering reducing the number of crimes subject to the death penalty, an NPC official said on Sunday.
Speaking at a press conference on the sidelines of the ongoing parliamentary session, Zang Tiewei, of the NPC Standing Committee's Commission for Legislative Affairs, said an amendment to the Criminal Law has been included in the annual legislative agenda.Full story
China's top legislature pledges higher-quality legislation
BEIJING, March 4 (Xinhua) -- China's top legislature will improve the quality of its lawmaking by increasing public participation and operability of the laws and regulations, a spokesperson for the annual session of China's top legislative body said Tuesday.
"We will improve our legal system and the quality of the legislation," Fu Ying, spokeswoman for the second session of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC), told a press conference.Full story