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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.
Customs officers in the coastal city of Dalian in Northeast China's Liaoning province intercepted 28.08 tonnes of smuggled waste and arrested three suspects on Tuesday.
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.