May 14, 2010

CHINA: Man wrongly jailed for 11 years for murder, gets state compensation

BEIJING, China / The People's Daily / Life & Culture / News / May 14, 2010

Zhao Zuohai is pictured at one of his relatives' residence in Zhecheng county of central China's Henan Province, on May 12, 2010. 57-year-old Chinese man Zhao Zuohai who was wrongly jailed for 11 years for murder was compensated 650,000 yuan (96,000 U.S. dollars), authorities said Thursday. The amount includes state compensation and allowances.   
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