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In China, 4 Men Cleared After Twice Sentenced to Die

Four men in eastern China accused of murder and rape have been exonerated after a 16-year legal ordeal in the latest instance of Chinese courts overturning deeply flawed verdicts. A Jiangxi province high court announced Thursday it cleared the men accused of killing a woman in 2000, apologized and offered them an opportunity to seek compensation. The men had been sentenced to death by a municipal court in 2003 based on dubious confessions and they had successfully appealed. The same...

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