Saturday, May 24, 2014

Crime Billionaire Receives Death Sentence

Hubei’s Xianning City Intermediate People’s Court gave the death penalty to Sichuan tycoons Liu Han and Liu Wei and three of their accomplices for organised crimes. Liu was the leader of a mafia-style organisation, of which 36 members have been arrested.

The court ascertained that Liu lead and participated in organised crimes and dozens of intentional homicides and assaults, causing 8 deaths and many injuries. In the verdict of first instance, five of the criminals including Liu Han and Liu Wei were given the death penalty.