China's top court issued a judicial interpretation on handling criminal cases involving forest resources on Monday, in a bid to further promote environmental conservation.
Chinese courts handed down sentences to more than 17,000 people for drug-related crimes in the first five months of this year, of whom 4,257 were given prison terms of five years or more, according to the latest figures released by China's top court.
The Supreme People's Court and the All-China Women's Federation jointly released 10 typical cases of judicial assistance in protecting the rights and interests of minors on May 29, two days prior to International Children's Day.
Consumers have been given stronger protection in cyberspace, thanks to judicial efforts made by courts over the past five years.
While continuing to apply technologies to make courts "smarter", China's top court said on Thursday that it will also further strengthen the protection of data security and personal information to promote the healthy development of smart courts.
Courts have been ordered to implement a new law on telecom and online fraud, which imposes heavier punishment on scammers, China's top court said on Tuesday.