Friday, July 5, 2013
Lei Zhengfu, a former Chongqing official, has been sentenced to 13 years in prison and fined 300,000 yuan for taking bribes. The investigation began after a sex tape of him was leaked online. Here are the feelings of the Chinese people.
Monday, December 3, 2012
CHANGSHA —Hunan television announced today that it’s in the process of producing a new reality TV show along the lines of Punk’d, starring Zhao Hongxia, the mistress at the center of the Lei Zhengfu sex tape scandal.
Zhao, who slept with the bulbous Lei and videotaped their tryst, which was eventually leaked and got Lei dismissed, says she only partly did it because a real estate developer asked her to for blackmailing purposes. Another reason, she says, was for the pursuit of justice.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
CHONGQING — Officials in Chongqing were understandably on edge after Beibei district party secretary Lei Zhengfu was dismissed last week when a sex tape showing him having intercourse with an 18-year-old mistress was posted on the Internet.
But upon learning that there are more sex tapes as yet unreleased, which threaten to implicate at least five other officials, the mayor of Chongqing Wang Liguo declared a state of emergency before rushing home to wipe his hard drive.