A Tianjin court sentenced former security chief Zhou Yongkang to life in prison and confiscation of personal assets on Thursday for “accepting bribes, abusing power and deliberately disclosing state secrets.” From Xinhua:
The court heard his case on May 22. Involving disclosure of state secrets, Zhou’s trial was not open to the public. Zhou pleaded guilty and will not appeal.
Zhou was convicted of taking bribes of about 130 million yuan (21.3 million U.S. dollars),
June 11, 2015 5:04 AM