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Lawyer: Rio Tinto exec not to appeal sentence
Posted on 8 Apr 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

SHANGHAI - (AP) A jailed Australian former Rio Tinto executive has opted not to appeal his 10-year sentence for bribery and commercial spying, his lawyer said Thursday, in a case that rattled foreign businesses and prompted Australia to criticize secrecy... Read More

Australia worries about Rio Tinto verdict
Posted on 30 Mar 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

SYDNEY - (AP) Australia's leader said Tuesday that secrecy surrounding China's trial of four Rio Tinto workers for commercial espionage leaves room for doubt about the convictions. Canberra says the jail sentence handed to Australian citizen... Read More