Mother of Briton Killed in China Asks for Compassion for Family

Mother of Briton Killed in China Asks for Compassion for Family

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Police officers stand guard outside the Hefei City Intermediate People's Court as China opens the murder trial of Gu Kailai, the wife of Politburo member Bo Xilai who was later convicted of poisoning British businessman Neil Heywood, in Hefei, Anhui province on Aug. 9, 2012.