China doctor gets suspended death sentence for trafficking newborn babies

By Reuters | Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:35 AM
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BEIJING, Jan 14 (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Tuesday handed down a suspended death sentence on a doctor who sold seven newborn babies to human traffickers, a case that sparked widespread anger in a country where child trafficking is rampant.

Zhang Shuxia, 55, an obstetrician in northwestern Shaanxi province's Fuping county, was found guilty of selling the babies for as much as 21,600 yuan ($3,600) each ...

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