Photo Gallery: China after the Bo Xilai Scandal 10/04/2012
 Chinese politician Bo Xilai was considered a likely candidate to become a...
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Chinese politician Bo Xilai was considered a likely candidate to become a member of the Politburo Standing Committee until he was removed as the party chief of the city of Chongqing and suspended from the politburo in the spring of 2012. In late September, it was announced that Bo will face charges for abuse of power, bribe-taking and "illicit relationships with numerous females."