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China Will Loosen One-Child Policy, Abolish Labor Camps

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Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Nov. 15, 2013 8:53 AM EST
Updated: Nov. 15, 2013 9:05 AM EST

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Beijing

China's Communist Party said it will loosen its one-child policy and abolish labor camps.

The official Xinhua News Agency said Friday the party released a key policy document that said it will now allow couples to have two children if one of the parents is an only child.

Xinhua also said China will abolish a much-criticized labor camp system.

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