Minister of Justice Tang Yijun expounded on how to promote overall law-based governance during China's 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25) period, in a recent interview with Xinhua News Agency.
China's legal aid agencies resolved nearly 1.4 million cases in 2020, benefiting more than 2.16 million people in need, the Ministry of Justice has said.
The provincial regulation on public legal services, which took effect on Jan 1 of this year in East China's Shandong province, mark the latest effort by the province to promote the rule of law.
Tang Yijun led the Chinese delegation to attend the 14th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice from March 7 to 12.
A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has stressed advancing high-quality development of political and legal work.
China's first authority in charge of personal bankruptcy affairs was established in Shenzhen
President Xi Jinping said Sunday that to comprehensively promote China's rule of law and advance the modernization of the country's system and capacity of governance, the foundation of the work lies in the primary level.
China's procuratorates on Tuesday initiated a pilot program that enables lawyers to consult case files on the Internet, instead of going to procuratorates in person, said the SPP
A total of 13.6 million disputes have been handled on China's online mediation platform since it was established in February 2018, with a resolution rate of 65 percent, the Supreme People's Court said.
China has established and improved its one-stop service mechanism to provide fair, efficient and substantial solutions to non-litigation disputes and facilitate litigations.
China has been committed to punishing crimes with due consideration to protecting human rights, according to a work report of the Supreme People's Court (SPC).