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  1. Yoga teacher accused of molesting students

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong A yoga instructor who runs a Tsuen Wan studio has been accused of molesting five female students, including a 15-year-old, under the guise of stretching or teaching them qigong, the District Court heard. Man Fung, 63, pleaded not guilty to 15 ...

  2. Former officer in court on drug charges

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu A former police senior inspector appeared in Kowloon City Court accused of helping to manufacture the drug methamphetamine in Vietnam. Lam Koon-wah, 41, did not enter a plea to a charge of aiding Mak Wai-keung to carry out a crime in a place outside Hong Kong, and an alternative charge of misconduct in public office. The case was adjourned to February 2. ...

  3. Find alternative to custodial remand

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... or has the potential to interfere with witnesses, there can be no alternative but to remand them in custody. However, in many cases where the prosecution opposes bail, the issues ... is returned after a court appearance. As well as seeing that the judiciary is adequately funded for the manpower it needs to deliver timely justice, the government could consider remand alternatives ...

  4. A guide to the new regulations governing Chinese medicines

    Posted Aug 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Q What will happen on or after December 1? A Starting from December 1, any sale, import or possession of unregistered proprietary Chinese medicine will be an offence subject to a maximum ... A The Chinese Medicines Board under the Chinese Medicine Council- the statutory body that regulates Chinese herbal and proprietary medicine and practitioners. The Department of Health enforces the law. ...

  5. Medicine seized in raids

    Posted Aug 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Police seized 2,700 bottles of cough medicine and some 9,000 tablets of impotence drugs, including Viagra, and tranquillisers, worth a total of HK$530,000 in two raids in Causeway Bay yesterday morning. Acting on a tip-off, officers first raided a flat on Hennessy Road at about 8am and arrested a man, 31. They then raided a pharmacy where the man worked and arrested ...

  6. Drugs boss executed over fake medicine

    Posted Jul 11th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Beijing 'setting example for shaming nation' Former state pharmaceuticals chief Zheng Xiaoyu was executed yesterday as the central government stepped up its battle against unsafe food and drug products. The execution was verified and approved by ...

  7. Wife stabber gets 8 years

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu and Emily Tsang A ketamine addict who said, 'Sorry, I don't want to do this' as he grabbed his wife by the neck, stabbed her repeatedly with a screwdriver and tried to hack her with a breadknife has been jailed for eight years. ...

  8. Random acid attack new type of offence: judge

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... of First Instance. He pleaded guilty to a lesser alternative charge of inflicting grievous bodily harm. Sentencing was adjourned to December 15 pending a psychological report on him and medical ... bottles of drain cleaner and wandered around the city aimlessly for hours before carrying out the attack. Lo was diagnosed as paranoid schizophrenic in 2007 and said he stopped taking his medicine ...

  9. Patient gets improperly stored blood

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com A woman was given a transfusion with two bags of blood from a malfunctioning refrigerator after giving birth at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, a spokesman said. He said the bags were processed in a closed system and the possibility ...

  10. Deceptively simple- the craft of the con artist

    Posted Dec 29th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... to sell the victim what turn out to useless electronic parts. 54 cases. 5. 'It'll cure anything' Culprits approach a victim trying to sell some herbs/pills/medicine by exaggerating their clinical effect. Alternatively, they lure the victim into buying the products as a joint venture, with the promise of huge profits. 22 cases. ...




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