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Beijing residents back Bo jailing

PLEASE NOTE: EDIT CONTAINS MATERIAL THAT WAS ORIGINALLY 4:3 Disgraced politician Bo Xilai leaves court in the Chinese city of Jinan after learning his fate on Sunday. He's been found guilty of bribery, corruption and abuse of power. He's been jailed for life. The court also ordered the seizure of his personal assets. Among Beijing's residents there was little sympathy for the one-time rising star in China's leadership circles. (SOUNDBITE) (Mandarin) 33-YEAR-OLD TRANSLATOR WANG CHUNYUE, SAYING: "I think it's about what I predicted, or at least a little easier. I thought he might be sentenced to death. But this a little more lenient. At least it shows that his example serves as a signal for other high officials, that their own cases will be weighed by the law." (SOUNDBITE) (Mandarin) 36-YEAR-OLD BEIJING RESIDENT MS. WANG, SAYING: "I think that the process of the trial and the outcome were open, fair and just, and reflect the relevant

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