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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Woman found guilty of child neglect after feeding baby diluted formula

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 01:38pm by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A woman has been found guilty of child neglect for feeding her baby diluted formula, leaving the boy’s appearance at death “worse than the starving children in Africa”, the judge said. So Suk-yee, 32, was convicted following trial in District Court on Monday morning, after pleading not guilty to one count of ill-treatment or neglect of a child. So, who lives on welfare, ...

  2. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Official neglect of orphans a tragedy

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Neglect of orphans a tragedy In November, five boys who were all related and ranged in age from nine to 13, died in a trash bin in Bijie, Guizhou province, after they apparently started a charcoal ... to encourage adoption of abandoned orphans by childless couples for fear that opening such doors could lead to child trafficking or other forms of child abuse. As for the tens of millions ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Policy address neglected needs of children in city

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:23am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Children's needs largely neglected in policy address The chief executive's policy address lacks a child perspective and fails to present a comprehensive child policy for the 1.1 million children aged 0 to 18 in Hong Kong. A proactive child policy serves as a cornerstone for population policy and poverty alleviation. A child cannot wait and we ...

  4. Action call as child neglect toll increases

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Campaigners called for government action yesterday after figures showed cases of child neglect in Hong Kong are up by a fifth. Against Child Abuse said the reported cases were ... Welfare Department figures show the number of child neglect cases rose by 19 per cent to 94 in the first nine months of this year, up from 79 in the same period last year. Against Child Abuse ...

  5. Mother accused of child neglect

    Posted Oct 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A woman, accused of having stripped her four-year-old daughter naked on the street, appeared in Kwun Tong Court yesterday charged with ill-treatment and neglect of a child. Yang Lihui, 39, did not enter a plea. On August 6, Chan Suet-man was seen on Wan Hon Street, Kwun Tong, naked and with bruises on her limbs and back, the court heard. Yang allegedly explained that she ...

  6. Suspended jail term for child neglect

    Posted May 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A single mother who left her two children alone for three weeks a month from November last year to January was jailed for seven days yesterday, suspended for a year. Lau Hung-wan, 34, pleaded guilty in Kwun Tong Court to child neglect. To support her daughter, 13, and son, 11, she had to work in Singapore, her lawyer said. She had given HK$4,000 to the children ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Singer admits neglecting his 13-year-old autistic son

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 01:26pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... to the mainland, a court heard yesterday. Chow pleaded guilty in Eastern Court to neglecting the boy when he went on the trip in June last year. He will be sentenced next month. The court heard that Chow, ... Happy Valley flat at night. You can't leave a child with special needs alone... there could be accidents Principal Magistrate Bina Chainrai The police found the boy, who was not named ...

  8. Stay-away mother admits child neglect

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A woman admitted child neglect for leaving four of her children, aged six to 15, home alone for nearly two weeks without food, money or electricity while she slept over ... In the first case, a 44-year-old mother of five pleaded guilty to four counts of child neglect for leaving her son, 15, and three daughters, aged six, nine and 11, unattended in their Aberdeen flat ...

  9. Suspended term for child neglect

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for sentence yesterday having pleaded guilty earlier to one count of ill treatment or neglect of a child. Her lawyer told the court Leung was 'a bit playful', but during two weeks in custody ...

  10. Grandmother sentenced for neglecting child

    Posted May 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So A woman has received a two-month jail sentence, suspended for 12 months, for neglectful treatment of her two-year-old granddaughter. Lee Sung-kuen, 63, left the sleeping child in her flat in Western in November, acting Principal Magistrate Bina Chainrai heard in Eastern Court. It was believed that the child wiggled through a gap in a window and fell three floors. ...




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