Janice Wingo translated the court decision.
The American press has reported on the arrest and trial of William Ping Chen for the importation of garbage into China, alleging that he is a pawn in Sino-American relations. Whatever the political background, the decision of the Shanghai Municipal Intermediate Level People's Court shows that this case was decided according to established rules of law.
The Garbage Smuggling Case: Judgment of Division One of the Shanghai Municipal Intermediate Level People's Court January 13, 1997,
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