The death penalty is back....in China.


china
#1
25 sentenced to death for kidnapping in China
China National News
Friday 5th February, 2010
(IANS)

Twenty five people were sentenced to death after being convicted in separate trials of kidnapping-for-ransom cases in China.

Two courts in south China's Guangdong Province Thursday awarded death sentence to 25 people who were convicted in nine cases of kidnapping.

Guangzhou's Municipal Intermediate People's Court and the People's Court of Zengcheng also sentenced 26 others to jail terms of up to 20 years, Xinhua reported.

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Thou shall not kidnap .
 
Risus
#2
Did they ever stop the death penalty????
 
china
#3
Nope , they are civilized .
 
clutch
#4
the death penalty never left China.
 
Nuggler
#5
China, you've been over there too long.

A thing can't come BACK, until it has gone. already. yet.

Must be in the translation, eh?

 
JLM
#6
Quote: Originally Posted by china View Post

25 sentenced to death for kidnapping in China

China National News
Friday 5th February, 2010
(IANS)


Twenty five people were sentenced to death after being convicted in separate trials of kidnapping-for-ransom cases in China.

Two courts in south China's Guangdong Province Thursday awarded death sentence to 25 people who were convicted in nine cases of kidnapping.

Guangzhou's Municipal Intermediate People's Court and the People's Court of Zengcheng also sentenced 26 others to jail terms of up to 20 years, Xinhua reported.

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Thou shall not kidnap .

Others might give it some hard thought before doing anything so stupid. I love the word "awarded" in this context.....
 
Johnnny
#7
Imagine if china housed EVERY SINGLE CRIMINAL that was deserving that should have been shot. Would there population be bogged down with taxes for the inmates?
 

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