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# Bo Xilai

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Bo Xilai sentenced to life in prison
A Chinese court sentenced the disgraced former top politician to life after finding him guilty of abuse of power, corruption and bribery.
Disgraced Chinese politician denies bribery and murder cover-up
Prosecutors accused Bo Xilai of a villa in France, a hot-air balloon project and a football club.
China: Policeman embroiled in Bo Xilai scandal gets 15 years in jail
Wang Lijun was sentenced to 15 years in prison earlier today for bribery and abuse of power. He had exposed the scandal that has rocked China’s ruling Communist Party.
China: Gu Kailai given suspended death sentence for Heywood murder
Gu Kailai was found guilty of murdering British businessman Neil Heywood, a crime she had confessed to, and given the death penalty with two years’ reprieve in a case which has rocked China.
Gu Kailai stands trial for murder of British businessman
Kailai, who is the wife of former Chinese politician Bo Xilai, is accused of the murder of Neil Heywood last November.
Chinese politician's wife charged with murder of British businessman
The case has brought to light a messy political scandal that has caused concern in China’s leadership.
Protesters clash with riot police in Bo Xilai's home city
Rioters in Chongqing clash with police in protest at the ousting of Bo Xilai from the ruling inner circle of the Communist Party.