Tang Ting, 28, the apprentice of China's first sign language lawyer, Tang Shuai, made history recently when she became the first hearing-impaired person in China to pass the national bar exam. She will become a full-fledged lawyer after a year's probation.
The Ministry of Justice reviewed and filed a total of 2,046 regulations and administrative rules from government agencies around the country in 2020.
The Ministry of Justice and Ministry of Civil Affairs recently nominated the eighth batch of 1,045 national demonstration villages and communities for promoting democracy and governance by the rule of law.
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