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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hui led committee that suppressed favoured developer to avoid favouritism claims, court told

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Former chief secretary chaired committee that kept quiet about favoured arts hub developer to avoid claims of favouritism, says defence team Decision to suppress SHKP choice 'led by Hui' Former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan led a committee to make a deliberate decision to suppress the fact that a joint venture involving Sun Hung Kai ...

  2. News - China - COURTS

    Communist Party committees are meddling less in courtrooms: judges

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 10:18am by Keith Zhai

    ... are still closely watched by the party’s central committee. Meng is believed to have arrived in Jinan, in Shandong province on the eve of the trial of disgraced politician Bo Xilai to monitor ... at provincial or city-level courts said the practice by powerful committees, composed of local cadres, of issuing instructions to courts – which one academic described as coaching the judges on what ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Michael Suen tells court he isn't good friends with SHKP's Thomas Chan

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:38am by Austin Chiu

    ... "eyes and ears" in the government. Hui was an SHKP consultant before he became the city's chief secretary and the chairman of the West Kowloon Cultural District steering committee in 2005. A joint venture of SHKP submitted proposals for the arts hub project. Suen, then vice-chairman of the committee, yesterday agreed under cross-examination there was nothing wrong ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rafael Hui 'did not declare conflict of interest during talks on West Kowloon arts hub'

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 02:02pm by Austin Chiu and Stuart Lau

    ... to Hongkongers' concerns about collusion, he said. Hui began chairing the steering committee of the arts hub after he became chief secretary in late June 2005, the High Court heard. Before that, he ... of the meetings of the steering committee which you attended?" lead prosecutor David Perry QC asked. "No," said Suen, who in 2005 was the committee's vice-chairman as well as secretary ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

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

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

    ... freedom of speech." The court heard that Chan slapped Chiu as he arrived at court on June 19 to be sentenced for illegally entering the People's Liberation Army's Central barracks. ... of supporters wearing T-shirts and badges indicating their opposition to the Occupy Central pro-democracy movement. They yelled slogans of support for the defendant. Chan was ushered to a waiting ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Drug suspect accused with possession of Ice jumps HK$500 bail

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:59am by JULIE CHU

    ... for wrongly denying him his liberty. The judge then released Leung on HK$500 bail. Earlier, the court heard that police had stopped Leung outside the Central piers on April 30 and arrested him ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    SHKP threatened to pull out of Ma Wan project, Rafael Hui graft trial hears

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:33pm by Austin Chiu

    ... Hui's time as chairman of the steering committee for the West Kowloon arts hub. "Did Mr Hui, during his tenure as chairman of the steering committee, declare any conflict of interest?" ... submitted by developers for the West Kowloon Cultural District project. Other members of the steering committee would have to inspect the draft report at a designated assessment venue at Wan Chai ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Court told of Hui's access to confidential arts hub project papers

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 11:28pm by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Trial hears of Hui’s access to confidential papers Former Chief Secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan was one of only two members of the steering committee for the West Kowloon Cultural District project allowed to take away a confidential document from the committee offices, the Court of First Instance heard yesterday. Apart from Hui and former housing ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    West Kowloon arts hub 'to lose HK$300m a year', Rafael Hui trial told

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Lawyers for Rafael Hui say the Leisure and Cultural Services Department gave the estimate before he chaired the West Kowloon committee Arts hub 'to ... of the steering committee for the West Kowloon Cultural District project, defence lawyers for Hui said. At that time, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen was still the city's chief secretary and chairman ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    ‘Developer meetings were not unusual’, Kwok-Hui graft trial hears

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 11:30pm by Austin Chiu

    ... to developers. The conditions were imposed in October 2005 by the arts hub steering committee, which Hui chaired after he became chief secretary in late June that year. The committee required the winning ... documents for the committee: "Is it clear from [Hui's] decision and thinking during that time that his purpose was to cause the [invitation for proposals] process and the bids ...




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