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China calls for "clean legal system"


Source: | 03-11-2009 09:55

Special Report:   2009 NPC & CPPCC Sessions

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China says it will continue the fight against corruption as it tries to build a clean government. The judicial bodies have vowed to increase internal supervision to root out corruption at the source. The heads of the Supreme People's Court and Supreme People's Procuratorate made the promises at the NPC on Tuesday.

President of China's Supreme People's Court Wang Shengjun delivers a report on the work of the Supreme People's Court during the third plenary meeting of the Second Session of the 11th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, March 10, 2009. (Xinhua/Huang Jingwen)
President of China's Supreme People's Court 
Wang Shengjun delivers a report on the work 
of the Supreme People's Court during the third 
plenary meeting of the Second Session of the 
11th National People's Congress (NPC) at the 
Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital 
of China, March 10, 2009.(Xinhua/Huang Jingwen)

The procurator general spelled out the cornerstone of his organization to the joint session of lawmakers and advisors: investigation and prevention of any abuse of power.