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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Disgraced rail boss Liu Zhijun to stand trial for 'very serious' graft

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Liu Zhijun, who may have accepted up to 60 million yuan in bribes for high-speed-rail contracts, will seek leniency, lawyer says Ex-rail chief likely to plead guilty to graft Disgraced former railways minister Liu Zhijun will go on trial in Beijing tomorrow in one of the mainland's biggest corruption case in recent years. Liu's lawyer, ...

  2. News - China - CRIME

    ‘I was framed’: Court outburst by mining tycoon Liu Han as he is sentenced to death

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 02:59pm by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Convictions seen as prelude to anticipated case against ex-security tsar Death sentence for tycoon Liu Han A Sichuan mining tycoon with links to former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang erupted in anger when he was sentenced to death yesterday for leading a mafia-style gang. In a brief hearing in Xianning, Hubei province Liu Han, 48, yelled ...

  3. News - China - CRIME

    Death sentence for Liu Han, mining tycoon with Zhou Yongkang link

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 09:50am by Reuters

    ... was sentenced to death today. Liu Han was convicted on charges of leading a gang on a crime spree spanning two decades. The sentencing of Liu, handed down by a court in the central province of Hubei, was the culmination of one of the highest-profile cases against a private businessman since President Xi Jinping took office last year and began a campaign against pervasive graft. Liu’s younger brother, Liu ...

  4. News - China - CRIME

    Huge probe set stage for 'gang' trial of mining tycoon Liu Han

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 12:00pm by WU NAN, Keith Zhai

    ... for gang trial Hundreds of police officers gathered evidence from around the country for the trial of the mining tycoon Liu Han who is accused of running a mafia-style gang, state media reported. Some 424 officers collected evidence from places as far-flung as Sichuan, Inner Mongolia, Shanghai, Macau and Hong Kong, the Hubei Daily reported yesterday. Liu, his brother Liu Wei and 34 ...

  5. News - China - CRIME

    Trial set for accused Sichuan mafia boss Liu Han

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 04:41am by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Mining tycoon Liu Han and 35 others face murder and firearms charges; reportedly had dealings with son of former security tsar Zhou Yongkang Trial set ... court. Liu Han and 35 others, including his 44-year-old brother Liu Wei, will be tried in separate courts in Xianning city, China News Service reported, citing a court announcement. Liu Han faces ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Quilts seized for fooling buyers with impure wool and silk

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:48am by VICTORIA ANN DUTHIE

    ... was in breach of the Trade Descriptions Ordinance and carried up to five years in jail and a HK$500,000 fine, Bobbie Liu Hing-yuen, deputy head of the Customs and Excise Department's consumer protection bureau, said. "It is difficult to judge the quality of goods by appearance," he said. "Consumers should stick to the brands [they are used to]." Liu believed other ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Gunman Li Tak-yan had a history of attacking neighbours

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 11:49am by Clifford Lo, SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... for wounding another neighbour. Police were investigating gunman Li Tak-yan's background and looking for any links to Liu Kai-chung, 43, who was fatally shot late on Saturday night. A police source said there was no indication the two men knew each other. Liu was found in the lift lobby near his home on the 21st floor of Lok Ching House on the Kai Ching Estate in Kowloon Bay. Li, 51, ...

  8. News - China - CRIME

    More drug suspects at large despite crackdowns on Chinese meth haven Lufeng

    Posted May 29th 2014, 04:44pm by Teddy Ng

    ... city, Guangdong province- home to the infamous "meth village" raided earlier this year. Meth is the street name for methamphetamine, a powerful and highly addictive stimulant. Liu ... officials offered protection. "There are many people involved … and we cannot arrest them all in one operation," Liu said. The narcotics chief said the syndicates' transnational reach ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Counselling for residents at gun drama building in Kowloon Bay

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 02:48pm by Staff Reporters

    ... It also emerged that a daughter of gunman Li Tak-yan is a so-called pseudo-model and mistress of a maverick film director. Li is thought to have killed a neighbour, air-conditioning technician Liu ... that a close friend of hers who lived opposite Liu on the 21st floor was too scared to spend the night at home. "She said she wanted to stay at a hotel that night [after Liu was shot dead]," ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Gunman may have kept weapons for jail friend

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:48am by Clifford Lo and Samuel Chan

    ... believed to be made across the border, police are seeking assistance from mainland authorities. Yesterday, police said it was still a mystery why Li allegedly shot dead Liu Kai-chung, a 43-year-old ... gas and stun grenades to storm the unit. Police said last night that postmortem examinations revealed Li died of a gunshot to the head and Liu died from two gunshots to his left chest. ...




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