China reviews another execution after miscarriage ruling

December 23, 2014 6:02 AM

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BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities are reviewing another execution carried out almost 20 years ago for possible miscarriage of justice after last week exonerating a teenager who was wrongly put to death for rape and murder, state media said on Tuesday.

Nie Shubin, 21, was executed in 1995 for the rape and murder of a woman a year earlier in the northern city of Shijiazhuang.

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