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Chen Shuibian's life sentence reduced to 20 years in prison

06-11-2010 14:37 BJT

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Former Taiwan leader, Chen Shuibian's life sentence, has been reduced to 20 years in prison, by the island's High Court.

Chen Shuibian was Taiwan's leader from 2000 to 2008. He and his family have been involved in corruption cases, bribery and money laundering. He was sentenced to life imprisonment and was ordered to forfeit 200 million New Taiwan dollars by the Taipei district court last year.

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CCTV.com

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