22 March 2019

Official urges reform to fight judicial corruption, report says

A senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official has called for reforms to fight corruption in the country’s judicial system, Xinhua news agency reported Wednesday. Speaking at a meeting of the commission, Meng Jianzhu, chief of the Commission for Political and Legal Affairs of the CPC Central Committee, urged authorities to block loopholes by improving systems and working mechanisms, adding that the people should be mobilized to promote judicial reform. Strict procedures on commutation, parole and temporary stays outside prison under surveillance must be observed, Meng added.

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