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  1. Lawyer who grew cannabis to treat illness has no anxiety disorder

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A lawyer who grew cannabis at his mother's home in Central to treat his insomnia and anxiety disorder did not have any psychological disorders, a court heard yesterday. Lee Kok-hing, 55, pleaded guilty to cultivating 73 cannabis plants and possession of cannabis seeds. He grew the plants, which weighed 190 grams, at his mother's home in New Market Street, Central. ...

  2. Lawyer grew cannabis for its medicinal benefits, court told

    Posted Jun 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A lawyer who grew cannabis at his mother's home- but did a poor job of it- sought to justify his reasons for committing the offence, in Eastern Court yesterday. Solicitor Lee Kok-hing, 55, pleaded guilty to cultivating 73 cannabis plants and possession of cannabis seeds. Between the end of 2008 and December 5, 2009, he grew 73 plants with a total weight of 190 ...

  3. Man gets 8 years for cannabis haul

    Posted May 27th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle A man was jailed yesterday for eight years after being arrested with more than 193kg of cannabis. Wong Wai-ping, a valet parking attendant at the New San Diego Hotel ... with two white packages that he placed on the passenger seat before driving off. He was stopped a short distance down the road and the car was searched. Police found two slabs of cannabis weighing ...

  4. Ex-radio host's son reverses trafficking plea

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... stand. Wong also admitted to the fresh charge of possessing a cigarette containing cannabis. Principal Magistrate Ernest Lin Kam-hung, in Kowloon City Court, adjourned the old and new cases until next Wednesday. He granted Wong $5,000 cash bail with a $5,000 surety. The new charge accuses Wong of possessing the cannabis cigarette in a room of the Chiu Sze Guesthouse in Mirador Mansion ...

  5. Italian chef jailed for possession of drugs

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Li

    ... Jonathan Li Personal stash of cocaine, cannabis, Ecstasy earns 40 months, while jobless trafficker gets 14 years for trying to smuggle Ice to Australia The chef of an Italian restaurant ... sentenced Stefano De Palma, a 33-year-old Italian, after he was convicted of two counts of possessing cocaine, cannabis and Ecstasy. He said in sentencing that De Palma was helpful in assisting ...

  6. Six-month ban for HK powerlifter

    Posted Jun 15th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Weightlifter Perry Chan Chi-ho has been banned for six months after testing positive for cannabis. He is the first local athlete to be detected since the Hong Kong Anti-Doping Committee was set up in 2008. 'The first anti-doping case under the Hong Kong Anti-Doping Committee testing programme was discovered at an in-competition testing on April 3,' Yvonne Yuan, ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Sep 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with possession of a dangerous drug. He is alleged to have had a plastic bag containing 3.21 grams of cannabis in Borrett Road, Central, on July 29. The case was adjourned to October 14. Father-to-be ...

  8. Star joins showbiz stable of shame

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... arrested in the Dogenzaka shopping area, in the Shibuya district of Tokyo, on suspicion of shoplifting. Tokyo police later found a rolled-up cigarette containing cannabis on Kwan, but he ...

  9. Pop star with cocaine conviction to promote anti-drugs message

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of cannabis was allegedly found on Kwan three weeks ago. The pair, who took part in a government anti-drug campaign two years ago, remained in police custody in Japan yesterday. Raymond Poon, chairman ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday, bringing the total number of outbreaks to 512 in this year. Two schools were closed due to outbreaks. Man jailed over cannabis crop A man who cultivated 339 cannabis plants worth more than ...




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