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Couple guilty of ill-treating child

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 23 October, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 23 October, 2001, 12:00am

A couple who made the man's son, nine, burn joss sticks between his fingers and toes for hours for not doing his homework were given 18 months' probation. Tam Ming-fai, 28, and Cheng Sze-nga, 21, pleaded guilty to ill-treating or neglecting a child.


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