examples/json/load.py
from __future__ import print_function
import json

with open('examples/json/data.json', 'r') as fh:
    a = json.load(fh)
print(a)
{u'lname': u'Bar', u'email': None, u'fname': u'Foo',
    u'children': [u'Moo', u'Koo', u'Roo']}