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More than 6,600 lawsuits involving over 110 billion yuan ($15.59 billion) have been received by the Shanghai Financial Court, the first in the country to exclusively handle financial cases, since its establishment a year ago.
The auction of a prominent dragon-shaped building in Pangu Plaza in Beijing began with a starting price of more than 5.18 billion yuan ($734 million) on Monday.
The Supreme People's Court issued a guideline on Aug 9 to clarify and regulate death sentence review and execution procedures to better protect the rights and interests of people on death row.
Beijing No 1 Intermediate People's Court has set up judicial education bases in three schools on Aug 8 to strengthen protection for juveniles.
Miao Ruilin, former vice-governor of Jiangsu province, pleaded guilty to bribery during his first trial on Wednesday at Qingdao Intermediate People's Court in Shandong province.
Chinese courts have seen a rapid growth in cases in the first six months of this year and the legal process and rulings in most disputes could be followed online, China's top court said.
Miao Ruilin, former vice governor of East China's Jiangsu province, stood trial Wednesday on charges of taking bribes.