Xuan-de: Year 10, Month 7, Day 19
12 Aug 1435
Chen Zuo, a bureau secretary within the Ministry of Justice was demoted to supervisor of the Fu-jian Maritime Trade Supervisorate. This was ordered as Nian Fu, a supervising secretary in the Office of Scrutiny for Justice, had impeached Zuo for not being versed in the law.
Zhong-yang Yan-jiu yuan Ming Shi-lu, volume 22, page 0140/41