Bo Xilai verdict due Sunday
- Published: 22 Sep 2013 at 04.49
- Online news:
Fallen Chinese political star Bo Xilai will learn his fate Sunday when a court delivers its verdict after a sensational scandal that culminated in the highest-profile trial in decades.
This screen grab taken from state television CCTV footage broadcast on August 25, 2013 shows ousted Chinese political star Bo Xilai (R) being helped to sit in his dock in the courtroom as he stands trial at the Intermediate People's Court in Jinan, in eastern China's Shandong province.
Bo, one of China's top 25 politicians before his dramatic downfall, is widely expected to be found guilty of bribery, embezzlement and abuse of power but there is speculation over what punishment he will receive.
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