In this March 9, 2012 photo, Chongqing party secretary Bo Xilai reacts after a plenary session of the National People's Congress held in Beijing, China. Chinese authorities are expected to issue ... more 
In this March 9, 2012 photo, Chongqing party secretary Bo Xilai reacts after a plenary session of the National People's Congress held in Beijing, China. Chinese authorities are expected to issue formal charges against the ousted politician as early as this week, according to a person familiar with the case who commented on Wednesday July 24, 2013, bringing the Communist Party leadership a step closer to the conclusion of an embarrassing political scandal.(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Ng Han Guan
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