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Sex tape official stands trial in China
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Sex tape official stands trial in China

Jun 19 2013, 2:08am CDT | by

Beijing, June 19 (IANS) The trial of a former official embroiled in a sex tape scandal opened Wednesday in a court in southwest China's Chongqing city.

Beijing, June 19 — The trial of a former official embroiled in a sex tape scandal opened Wednesday in a court in southwest China's Chongqing city. The Chongqing No.1 Intermediate People's Court will...

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Sex tape official stands trial in China

Jun 19 2013, 2:08am CDT | by

Beijing, June 19 (IANS) The trial of a former official embroiled in a sex tape scandal opened Wednesday in a court in southwest China's Chongqing city.

Beijing, June 19 — The trial of a former official embroiled in a sex tape scandal opened Wednesday in a court in southwest China's Chongqing city.

The Chongqing No.1 Intermediate People's Court will hear the case of Lei Zhengfu, former secretary of Chongqing's Beibei district committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC).

Lei, who also stands accused of accepting bribes, was dismissed from his post and placed under judicial investigation, reported Xinhua.

Lei, 55, was found to have appeared in a sex tape that was posted online last November.

He was subsequently removed from his official post and detained by police Feb. 1. In early May, he was also expelled from the CPC.

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The greatest dilemma facing the Chinese government in its long-standing efforts to build an effective legal system is how to ensure both the integrity of the judiciary and the Communist Party's monopoly of power. In the early days of the reform, Deng Xiaoping, the late paramount leader, opted for a pragmatic strategy. While insisting on the party's political supremacy, Deng pushed hard for the development of commercial laws that would lay the basic framework of a market economy and ...
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