China's ousted politician Bo Xilai gets life in jail

JINAN, China, Sept 22 Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:01pm EDT

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JINAN, China, Sept 22 (Reuters) - A Chinese court sentenced ousted senior politician Bo Xilai to life in prison on Sunday after finding him guilty of all the charges he faced of corruption, taking bribes and abuse of power.

The court in Jinan in eastern China, where Bo was tried, also ordered that all his personal assets be seized, according to a transcript carried on the court's official microblog.

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