In Peking, Mao Tse Tung's widow, Jiang Qing, and several others have been for their part in a counter revolutionary plot.
GV People in courtroom; Judge reading sentence; Defendants listening; Courtroom and judge speaking; Jiang Qing and others in dock; Various shots of judge and courtroom; All stand as death sentence pronounced on Jiang Qing, she shouts back at judge and is restrained by guard; Zhang Chunqiao handcuffed as sentence is announced; Pan audience and other defendents as sentences read out; Prisoners led out of court.
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Background: In Peking, Mao Tse Tung's widow, Jiang Qing, and several others have been for their part in a counter revolutionary plot. Jiang Qing and Zhang Chunqiao have been sentenced to death and the others received jail sentences.