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  1. Wan Chai district councillor admits fiddling expenses

    Posted Feb 10th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A Wan Chai district councillor has admitted he fraudulently inflated his expenses claims and pocketed the difference. Kennedy Lee Kai-hung, 48, an elected member of the council with Canal Road as his constituency, pleaded guilty in the District Court to fraud and misconduct in public office, an Independent Commission Against Corruption spokesman said. Deputy Judge Li ...

  2. Alleged attacker was on bail at time of assault

    Posted Dec 29th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Bureau and Health, Welfare and Food Bureau and served as Wan Chai district officer. In January 2004, he shouted at an arsonist on an MTR train who ignited a bottle of thinner, giving passengers time to escape, then he stamped on the blazing bottle. He recently came into the spotlight again when he unsuccessfully fought June's Wan Chai District Council by-election as a member ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Councillor denies corruption Wan Chai district councillor Lee Kai-hung, 48, accused of understating the salaries of two election assistants in his campaign last year, pleaded not guilty ... in the District Court to five charges of handling illegal proceeds, admitting to laundering about HK$680 million allegedly generated from a stock trading scam operated in the United Kingdom. Judge Joseph ...

  4. Councillor jailed for expenses fraud

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Wan Chai district councillor Kennedy Lee Kai-hung has been convicted of fraud, jailed for five months and ordered to repay the government HK$19,149 which he pocketed after overstating office operating costs. Passing sentence yesterday, District Court Deputy Judge Li Wai-chi said the offence was particularly serious as Lee was a holder of public office who, out of greed, ...

  5. Former director pleads not guilty to insider trade

    Posted May 05th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra Former Morgan Stanley Asia managing director Du Jun pleaded not guilty to charges of insider trading yesterday as the high-profile case started before a Wan Chai district ... with which he was connected. He faces a maximum of seven years in prison if convicted, in accordance with district court law. 'As a team member who was 'over the wall', the defendant ...

  6. Debt collector in clear after judge rejects evidence

    Posted Jan 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is very difficult for anyone to understand.' Testifying against Mr Yip in the Wan Chai District Court earlier last month, Ms Chan said she sent various messages to his mobile phone after ...

  7. Sevens chop case: widow faces court

    Posted May 15th 2005, 12:00am by Niall Fraser

    ... sliced off, and deep cuts were made in his right calf and the top of his left thigh. Mr Candy granted bail and ordered Ms Tan to appear at the District Court in Wan Chai on May 31. A western man ... Niall Fraser A Sai Kung woman will appear in the District Court this month to face a charge relating to a chopper attack on an expatriate financial consultant after a Rugby Sevens party ...

  8. Bus crash court hearing moves to accident site

    Posted Nov 17th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... SC, and Raymond Fong, set off for the crash site from the District Court in Wan Chai yesterday morning. They were first led to the Yau Kom Tau water catchment area in Tuen Mun, where Judge ... Felix Lo The District Court's hearing into the bus crash that killed 21 people in Tuen Mun in July last year was moved to the crash site yesterday. Senior Government Prosecutor Lynda ...

  9. Chilly courts accused of perpetrating 'thermo-crime'

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... it was 21.6 degrees. The same temperature was recorded at Eastern Court in Sai Wan Ho, where a parade of petty thieves, bullies, pimps and prostitutes are dealt with by the law. In the District Court in Wan Chai, it was a cosier 23.6 degrees. Officials said the air temperature inside the city's courts is generally set between 21 and 22 degrees. They maintain this is necessary to make ...

  10. Defence says more arrests possible for acid attack

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... 27, 2009, outside the District Court building in Wan Chai. Mitchell had been acting as prosecutor in the case against solicitor Kevin Kong Hon-yui. Kong was jailed for six years in December ... him to 'hurry up or he [Kong] would go to jail'. Mitchell was walking down the stairs outside the District Court to cross Harbour Road when a man ran up from behind and threw fluid ...




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