Chinese officials suspended over prostitution scandal

Last Updated: Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 19:04

Shanghai: Four court officials in Shanghai have been suspended from their posts amid an investigation into their alleged hiring of prostitutes at a nightclub, authorities said.
The four include Chen Xueming, chief of the No. 1 civil court of the Shanghai Higher People`s Court, Xinhua reported Sunday.

The investigation was launched after a netizen released video footage that allegedly shows the officials soliciting prostitutes at the Hengshan Resort in Shanghai June 9 night.

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First Published: Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 19:03

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