After 13 years on the run, China’s most-wanted fugitive jailed for graft
China’s most-wanted fugitive has been sentenced to eight years in prison for corruption and taking bribes by a court in Zhejiang province, according to state media.
Yang Xiuzhu, 71, was also fined 800,000 yuan (US$121,000) by the Hangzhou Intermediate People’s Court, state mouthpiece People’s Daily reported on Thursday.
The sentence comes amid a wave of high-profile trials involving corrupt officials repatriated from overseas through a major campaign dubbed Operation Fox Hunt…
Source: China News
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