British corporate investigator Peter Humphrey and his wife Yu Yingzeng leave court yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Aly Song

A British corporate investigator embroiled in GlaxoSmithKline’s Chinese corruption scandal has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for hi(...)

An internal court video shows British investigator Peter Humphrey inside Shanghai No 1 Intermediate  Court during his trial on Friday. Chinese prosecutors  charged Mr Humphrey and his American wife Yu Yingzeng with illegally obtaining private information. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

British corporate investigator Peter Humphrey and his American wife Yu Yingzeng went on trial on Friday at Shanghai No 1 Intermediate Court accused of(...)

A Chinese national flag is seen in front of a GlaxoSmithKline office building in Shanghai. Photograph: Aly Song/Reuters

Confirmation last week from British drug-maker GlaxoSmithKline that it had received a secretly filmed sex tape of its former China chief, Mark Reilly,(...)

Peter Humphrey and his former client, GSK. Photograph: Reuters

Chinese state television has broadcast a public confession by British corporate investigator Peter Humphrey, who has been held with his American wife (...)