Severe food-safety penalties win support
Severe punishment for foodsafety crimes ranked No 1 in public approval on a list of 14 actions taken by the country’s courts in 2013, the Supreme People’s Court announced on Thursday. Cooperating with the People’s Daily, the top court asked Internet users to vote in an online poll for the judicial actions they supported most, said Sun Jungong, the press secretary of the top court. The month-long poll was designed to find out what people expect of the courts in coming years. More than 400,000 netizens participated.