Police widen cordon around Bo Xilai court

A road is closed in Jinan near the court where the Bo Xilai trial is being heard. Credit: Angus Walker/ITV News

Day two of the Bo Xilai trial and police have widened the cordon around the court considerably. They want to avoid a repeat of yesterday's crowds and individual protests.

Advertisement

Bo claims wife 'always lies'

Ousted Chinese politician Bo Xilai has claimed his wife Gu Kailai is 'mad' and 'always tells lies' during his trial on charges of bribery, corruption and abuse of power.