17 year old Li Tian-yi wearing a pink t-shirt
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Chinese army general's 'privileged' son guilty of gang rape

26 September 2013 Last updated at 16:21 BST

A court in Beijing has sentenced the 17 year old son of a well-known army general to ten years in prison for gang rape.

The case of Li Tian-yi has provoked public anger at the 'lenient' sentence handed down and at the excesses of the children of China's political elite.

Charles Scanlon reports.