Zhao Zuohai

China Raises Compensation for Wrongful Imprisonment

According to a Xinhua report, the compensation rate for wrongful imprisonment will increase: China’s Supreme People’s Procuratorate (SPP) Friday ordered prosecutors to compensate victims of wrongful imprisonment at a...

New Regulation Bans Torture Confessions

New rules from China’s Supreme People’s Court prohibit confessions obtained through torture. From Xinhua: China’s highest court has published details of a regulation banning the admission of confessions...

China Changes Rules on Evidence Obtained by Torture

From Chinese law specialist Stanley Lubman, for the Wall Street Journal’s China Real Time blog: A tragic but true story has been used to support a change in Chinese criminal procedure. Zhao Zuohai was acquitted after...


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