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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Is kicking a cat to death as bad as killing a deer? Animal cruelty man appeals sentence

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by JULIE CHU

    ... was convicted of cruelty to animals and was jailed for six months in a magistrate's court. The Department of Justice asked the appeal court to review the sentence, and the appeal court upheld ... out of a misguided and sadistic sense of fun at seeing an animal suffer over a prolonged time through torture". He said that if the court found a six-month sentence was enough ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1558424/man-who-kicked-cat-soccer-ball-appeals-16-month-sentence
  2. News - China - COURTS

    'I was only trying to help': Peter Humphrey's letter to son insists China detective work was for public good

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 11:43pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... considered a public service, right up until 10 July last year, and I still do," wrote Humphrey to his son. Humphrey and Yu were detained in Shanghai in July last year while conducting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1563060/my-work-china-was-public-good-detained-corporate-sleuth-peter-humphrey
  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Attack on pro-independence activist 'infringed his freedom of speech'

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 07:15pm by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau chris.lau@scmp.com Activist slap 'infringed free speech' An assault on a pro-independence activist who trespassed at a military barracks was nothing less than an infringement of the right to free speech, a magistrate said yesterday. Chan Ngok-yuen yesterday pleaded guilty to one count of common assault in Eastern Court, just metres from the spot where he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/article/1557594/retired-man-admits-slapping-activists-who-entered-pla-barracks-outside-court
  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Former civil servant 'hurled abuse at Bangladeshi maid before assaulting her with hot water'

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:57am by CHRIS LAU

    ... whose medical reports showed she suffered blisters and peeling skin on her chest after the incident. Yesterday, Ma dedicated a large part of the time in court trying to get the details right ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557041/former-civil-servant-hurled-abuse-bangladeshi-maid-assaulting-her-hot
  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Love children have rights to financial support, court rules

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 03:44am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Girl born to unmarried parents has right to maintenance- but HK$32m is 'too much' Love child has rights to financial support Children born out of wedlock have the same rights to maintenance as legitimate children despite their parents never having tied the knot, the Court of Appeal has ruled. The ruling means the Family Court could have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1526935/love-children-have-rights-financial-support-court-rules
  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Brother jailed five years for sex assaults on triplet sisters

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:54am by Austin Chiu

    ... their mother of the incidents but she accused them of lying. "Even animals love their children. I do not understand why there are parents who do not love their children in Hong Kong," Li ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543770/brother-jailed-five-years-sex-assaults-triplet-sisters
  7. News - World - COURTS

    Veteran entertainer Rolf Harris guilty of 12 counts of indecent assault

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 11:10pm by AFP

    ... "Can you tell what it is yet?" he painted Queen Elizabeth on her 80th birthday, hosted popular BBC television show Animal Hospital and performed at the Glastonbury music festival. He ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1543892/veteran-entertainer-rolf-harris-found-guilty-12-counts-indecent-assault
  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    'I saved his bacon': Man denies mistreating pet wild boar ‘Little Tommy’ after bite

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:43pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... of the cruelty charge. Animal rights activists from the Hong Kong Wild Boar Concern Group- which has been in touch with Shing on how to ensure the wild boar's welfare- also attended court yesterday. ... kept a wild pig as a pet after finding it covered in dog bites pleaded not guilty yesterday to mistreating the animal. Shing Wing-biu denied cruelty to the boar he calls "Little ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1482206/man-denies-mistreating-his-pet-boar-little-tommy
  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    SHKP linked to family trust of defendant Thomas Chan

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:58pm by Stuart Lau, AUSTIN CHUI

    ... another effect," she said. "It absorbs oil." "Right, that's what you found in your experience," Macrae said amid laughter in the room, before adjourning the case ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1539827/shkp-linked-family-trust-defendant-thomas-chan
  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Son 'pressed police' to investigate doctor

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 02:50am by CHRIS LAU

    ... the officer had correctly understood him, and said even the youngest officer knew he did not have such influence. He said everyone had a right to complain to Legco. "What [Surman] described ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1535755/son-pressed-police-investigate-doctor

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