China paves way to prosecute disgraced Bo Xilai

China has stripped disgraced politician Bo Xilai of his last official position - formally expelling him from parliament. The move paves the way for formal criminal charges to be laid against him because it removes his immunity from prosecution.

Disgraced politician Bo Xilai
Disgraced politician Bo Xilai Credit: Reuters

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China parliament expels Bo Xilai

China's parliament has formally expelled disgraced politician Bo Xilai. It paves the way for criminal proceedings because it removes his immunity from prosecution.