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  1. Chen to remain in detention pending appeal

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwan's jailed former president Chen Shui-bian has suffered another setback, with his request to be freed on bail denied for a fifth time. Chen has been sentenced to life imprisonment for corruption - pending an appeal - along with his wife, Wu Shu-chen. He would remain at Taipei Detention Centre for two more months if the Taiwan High Court did ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/692709/chen-remain-detention-pending-appeal
  2. Chen's hopes dashed again

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Hopes of freedom for former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian were dashed again yesterday after the Taiwan High Court maintained its earlier ruling to continue to hold him for three more months. After more than six hours of heated debate, a panel of three judges decided to continue to hold Chen on the grounds that he could flee if freed. The decision ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/694839/chens-hopes-dashed-again
  3. Chen gets new shot at freedom

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Graft-tainted former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian has won another shot at freedom after the Supreme Court ordered a new hearing on whether to free him. Citing insufficient proof, the court yesterday revoked the Taiwan High Court's September 24 ruling to deny Chen's bail request and ordering that he be held for three more months. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/694863/chen-gets-new-shot-freedom
  4. Chen sues judges over detention as bribes verdict looms

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian has sued three judges for illegal detention ahead of a court verdict on corruption charges against him which is due next ... laundering and accepting NT$200 million, which she said was political contributions rather than bribes. Their son, Chen Chih-chung, and daughter-in-law, Huang Jui-ching, have admitted money ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/689002/chen-sues-judges-over-detention-bribes-verdict-looms
  5. Plea bargaining by Chen relatives turned down

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwanese prosecutors have turned down requests for a plea bargain by the son and three other relatives of former president Chen Shui-bian. The refusal yesterday dashed the hopes of the ex-leader's son, Chen Chih-chung, daughter-in-law Huang Jui-ching, brother-in-law Wu Ching-mao and sister-in-law Chen Chun-ying of winning a pardon or lighter ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/688914/plea-bargaining-chen-relatives-turned-down
  6. Chen subjected to stinging attack in prosecution's closing statement

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei The lead prosecutor delivered a blistering attack on Chen Shui-bian in the final day of hearings into alleged corruption yesterday, accusing Taiwan's former president of acting shamefully and showing 'no sense of conscience'. Taipei district prosecutor Lin Yi-chun said the corruption scandal involving Chen had attracted international headlines ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/688204/chen-subjected-stinging-attack-prosecutions-closing-statement
  7. Chen, wife indicted on new graft charges

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwanese prosecutors have levelled new corruption charges against ex-president Chen Shui-bian and his wife, Wu Shu-chen. The indictments yesterday dealt a fresh blow to the former leader, who has been detained since December on charges of embezzlement, accepting bribes and money-laundering. 'Former president Chen and his spouse, Wu Shu-chen, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/679247/chen-wife-indicted-new-graft-charges
  8. Detention centre holding Chen faces a graft storm of its own

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwan's top detention centre, where graft-tainted former president Chen Shui-bian is held, is grappling with claims of corruption. Prosecutors led more than 130 investigators yesterday to search the Taipei Detention Centre after allegations that prison guards had accepted bribes in exchange for forbidden items the inmates wanted. 'So far we ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/677061/detention-centre-holding-chen-faces-graft-storm-its-own
  9. Law to scrutinise officials' assets

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung A new law that would put officials under scrutiny if their personal assets suddenly increased passed its first reading in Taiwan's legislature yesterday. Under the bill, pushed by Justice Minister Wang Ching-feng, all civil servants suspected of corruption would be required to explain and provide the sources of their income and assets if their total value ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/674756/law-scrutinise-officials-assets
  10. Chen has no stomach for bread after hunger strike

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei First he would not eat. Now former Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian is complaining about the food he is eating. 'I had two pieces of bread for lunch and another two for dinner yesterday. Today I have to do the same because of the extended hearing. Is that a humane way to treat people?' he asked at a pretrial hearing yesterday. Chen, who faces ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/672968/chen-has-no-stomach-bread-after-hunger-strike

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