Toughts, news and small talk mainly concerning China from a berlin perspective

4/04/2005

Death penalty


One example why death penalty never is a good choice (by China Daily):

'Murdered' wife lives, proves husband's innocence

After serving 11 years in prison for the murder of his wife, a "criminal" has been proved innocent following the appearance of his spouse with her second husband and son. ..........
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The local court sentenced She to death in 1994, but the provincial court did not approve that until the year after. In 1998, the ruling was changed to 15 years imprisonment for "intentional murder."


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