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  1. Mentally ill man acquitted over brother's death

    Posted Jun 25th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... yesterday after an autopsy suggested the victim may not have been murdered. The victim could have died of starvation and a fall after suffering an epileptic seizure, the court heard. Fung King-yip, ... for a few days before he died, therefore starvation was a possible cause of death. The prosecution could not prove the defendant had intentionally starved his brother. Fu said the younger Fung also ...

  2. Judge orders defendant to plead not guilty

    Posted Jul 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... certificate did not kill the child. The prosecution case is about the question of starvation.' The judge ordered So's guilty plea to be reversed, and adjourned the case to next Tuesday ...

  3. Challenges for Khmer Rouge trials

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... the definition of genocide and acts that might not have been considered crimes at the time, such as forced marriages, starvation as a crime against humanity, and the denial of medical services. A major ...

  4. Court is right to seek Sudanese leader's arrest

    Posted Mar 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... which has left up to 300,000 dead and millions homeless, and at risk of starvation and disease. Beijing, a close trading partner and ally of Sudan, has expressed grave concern in this regard. ...

  5. Cambodians deserve justice for a tragic past

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... then population of 8 million were killed or died of disease, starvation or forced labour. Despite a concerted international effort to seek justice for the victims, no one has yet been tried, convicted ...

  6. Hospital not to blame for girl's disability, judge rules

    Posted May 07th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... to the intensive care unit. Wai-yi has since been diagnosed with spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy, which was caused by oxygen starvation to the foetus. Ms Chum's case relied on an expert report ...

  7. Cambodians deserve a chance of justice

    Posted Apr 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the lives of up to two million people in four years from 1975; survivors suffered torture and forced labour, while most of those born since have relatives who were executed or died of starvation ...

  8. Cambodia has waited too long to see justice

    Posted Apr 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to be 'year zero'. Almost four years later, an estimated 1.7 million people were dead. Many were summarily executed. Others died of starvation, exhaustion or a lack of medical care. About 15,000 ...

  9. Making a killing from illegal labour

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Illegal migrant worker Raman Ganesh was promised a cushy job, high wages and frequent trips home to Chennai, India. Last Tuesday he went back home- in a coffin, a victim of torture, abuse and starvation. Police have arrested his employer, the man's wife and their 27-year-old son, and plan to charge them with murder. They allege Ganesh ...

  10. Girl, 7, found starving, bruised in street, abuse hearing told

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin Case nothing short of horrific, angry magistrate tells 'cruel' parents A couple pleaded guilty yesterday to abusing their seven-year-old daughter, who was found wandering the streets close to starvation. She had bruises on her body, and told a social worker that she had been beaten around the head and kicked in the stomach by her mother. Magistrate Ian ...




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