China News Service, Beijing, March 21. The website of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and the State Supervision Commission announced on the 21st that Shen Deyong, member of the Standing Committee of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference and director of the Social and Legal Affairs Committee, is suspected of serious violations of discipline and law, and is currently undergoing disciplinary review and supervision by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and the State Supervision Commission survey.
Shen Deyong served as Deputy Secretary of the Party Leadership Group (minister level) and Executive Vice President of the Supreme People's Court, and resigned in June 2018.
This time, he became the first minister-level official to be investigated in 2022.
According to public information, Shen Deyong was born in March 1954 in Xiushui, Jiangxi Province. He started working in December 1977 and joined the Communist Party of China in May 1972. He graduated from the Graduate School of China University of Political Science and Law, majoring in criminal procedure law, with a postgraduate degree and a master’s degree in law. First Class Justice.
Shen Deyong was the deputy secretary of the Youth League Committee of Bailing Commune in Xiushui County, Jiangxi Province in his early years.
From February 1975 to December 1977, he studied English at the Foreign Language Department of Jiangxi Normal University.
After graduation, he stayed at the school as a cadre of the foreign language department and secretary of the general branch of the Communist Youth League.
In September 1980, Shen Deyong entered the Graduate School of China University of Political Science and Law, studying for a master's degree in criminal procedure law.
In August 1983, he entered the political arena after graduation and served as a cadre of the Political and Legal Committee of the Jiangxi Provincial Party Committee, deputy director of the Research Office, chief judge and member of the Judicial Committee of the First Criminal Trial Division of the Jiangxi Higher People's Court, and deputy court of the Jiangxi Higher People's Court. Chairman, member of the Party Leadership Group, member of the Judicial Committee, member of the Jiangxi Provincial Commission for Discipline Inspection, member of the Standing Committee, and Deputy Secretary.
In October 1998, Shen Deyong entered the Supreme People's Court.
From December of the same year to November 2006, he served as the vice president of the hospital, a member of the party group, and a member of the adjudication committee.
From November 2006 to April 2008, he worked in Shanghai as a member of the Standing Committee of the Shanghai Municipal Party Committee and Secretary of the Municipal Commission for Discipline Inspection.
In April 2008, he returned to the Supreme People's Court and served as Deputy Secretary of the Party Leadership Group of the Supreme People's Court (minister level), Executive Vice President, and a member of the Judicial Committee.
Shen Deyong has worked in the Supreme Court for 18 years. During his tenure as Executive Vice President of the Supreme Court, he talked about anti-corruption work many times.
In August 2015, Shen Deyong gave a party class to all the police officers of the Supreme Court and members of the leadership team of various criminal courts with the theme of "On the Personality Power of Communists". Officials are clean and frank." "Consciously act according to principles and rules, and do not engage in gangs and sectarianism."
Since March 2018, Shen Deyong has served as the director of the Social and Legal Committee of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.
During the National Two Sessions this year, he submitted proposals and was interviewed by the media.
Shen Deyong was also a member of the 18th and 19th Central Committee.
Shen Deyong has written some academic works. He has written more than ten works, collections and legal reference books on the death penalty, the revision of the Criminal Procedure Law, civil enforcement, and trial supervision, including the "Comparative Study of the Death Penalty System" published in 1992.
In recent years, he has also been appointed as a Distinguished Chair Professor by the university.
It is worth mentioning that Shen Deyong is also the third person to be investigated after Liu Shiyu and Fu Zhenghua of the 19th Central Committee.