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  1. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Ten years' jail too little for serial sex offender: judge

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:45am by JULIE CHU

    ... molested a schoolgirl just 15 days after his last release from prison. Peter Cheung Kwok-yip, 35, admitted in the Court of First Instance that he indecently assaulted the girl, then 11, on August ... including four for indecent assault or similar charges between 2002 and 2009, all of which he admitted and for which he was sentenced to jail terms ranging from 28 months to 61/2 years. In the most ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Erwiana supporters accuse Indonesia of pressuring her to appoint consulate lawyer

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 07:48pm by JOANNA CHIU

    ... Sunday. Her former employer, Law Wan-tung, is charged with causing grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning actual bodily harm, common assault, and four counts of criminal intimidation against ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - JUSTICE

    Oscar Pistorius set to take on the biggest challenge of his life, in a South African court

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 12:35am by AFP

    ... allegedly assaulting a 19-year-old woman at a party in a case recently settled out of court. Two years later, he allegedly fired a gun through the sunroof of an ex-girlfriend's moving car. ...

  4. News - China - JUSTICE

    US citizen being tried as Chinese national on organised crime charges in Guangzhou

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 02:56pm by Mimi Lau

    ... though he holds a US passport. Wu is accused of participating in a number of organised criminal activities, including kidnapping, fraud, assault, arson, running a casino and possession ...

  5. News - China - JUSTICE

    Top court seeks tougher penalties for sex offences by teachers and officials

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 03:17am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Judiciary stirred to action following series of shocking assaults of children by teachers Court seeks much tougher sentences for rape of minors Amid a public outcry over a spate of rapes of children by teachers, the nation's top court is for the first time seeking tougher punishment for public servants who abuse minors in their care. ...

  6. News - China - JUSTICE

    Chengguan violence escalates with police beating

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:05pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... of chengguan beat him with his own police baton on Tuesday. Local police in Beicheng district had received an emergency call reporting that a group of chengguan were assaulting people. Ren Jie took ...

  7. News - China - JUSTICE

    Women 'chained up and tortured' in labour camp

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 06:05pm by Chris Luo

    ... employ electric rods during prison breaks or riots or if they are assaulted by prisoners. But the report claimed prison guards had used electric rods regularly to torture prisoners, leading ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Rape victims' pursuit of justice fraught with fear

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... at Baptist University, looked into the cases of 22 rape victims for a study in 2011. Just three of the 22 had their cases heard in court. The problems start with reporting the assaults, Hung found. ... a Legislative Council session on the changes last month also welcomed the inclusion of non-consensual oral and anal penetration within a broadened definition of rape. A new category of sexual assault ...

  9. News - China - JUSTICE

    The case that put China's rule of law on trial

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... that was involved in organised crime, including operating illegal mines, running underground casinos and committing assault. Of the 57 defendants, five were acquitted, including Li's father. Charges ...



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