On the afternoon of November 1, the intermediate peoples Court of Leshan City, Sichuan Province, publicly sentenced Gu Jia, the defendant who was prosecuted by the peoples Procuratorate of Leshan City, Sichuan Province, to the crime of explosion. Because of the great social impact of the case, the city central court, according to law, consists of three judges and four peoples assessors, and a seven member collegial panel, which uses the substantive way of trial.
The court of first instance held that the defendant Gu Jia ignored national laws and endangered public safety by means of explosion, which resulted in serious consequences. His act has constituted the crime of explosion and should be severely punished according to law. According to the facts, nature and circumstances of the crime committed by the defendant Gu Jia and the degree of harm to society, the defendant Gu Jia was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve.
The trial of this case shows the firm determination of the peoples court to crack down on crimes against public security and enhance the peoples sense of security according to law!
On June 18, 2018, an explosion occurred on a running bus in Leshan City, Sichuan Province, causing 1 serious injury and 14 minor injuries. The case was committed by a 31 year old man, excluding violent terrorist activities. The man has a history of drug use and a criminal record of theft.
Source: responsible editor of Leshan middle school: Du Shuo, nb12556