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Chinese actress sues US website over Bo link claims

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Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi is suing a US-based Chinese online news outlet over claims that she was a prostitute who had sex with top official Bo Xilai and others, according to a lawyer. 

Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi, pictured in September, is suing a US-based Chinese online news outlet over claims that she was a prostitute who had sex with top official Bo Xilai and others, a lawyer said on Wednesday.

The "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" star is taking legal action for libel in Los Angeles over the claims by Boxun News, which is based in North Carolina and offers Chinese- and English-language news online.

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