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  1. Pair who beat children get service order

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A woman and her boyfriend who forced two of her sons to drink urine and beat them were ordered in Eastern Court yesterday to do 160 hours of community service. Yeung Wing-ki, 28, and Chung Chi-wing, 27, had pleaded guilty to seven counts of mistreating a child. During the year to April, the couple punished three children, aged eight to 11, by throwing one of them onto ...

  2. Parents beg for cash to aid milk scandal children

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... for children harmed by tainted milk. Taking legal action against milk manufacturers is no longer feasible since the two-year deadline to file lawsuits has passed. Many parents must simply rely ... after drinking melamine-tainted milk, was sentenced on November 10 to 2 1/2 years in jail for 'provoking quarrels and making trouble' by trying to help other families whose children ...

  3. Mother, boyfriend convicted of 7 charges of mistreating children

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A mother of five and her boyfriend have been convicted of seven charges of mistreating children after forcing two of her sons to drink urine and choking one of them with a tie. ... that the offences took place in the year to April at the Chai Wan flat where they lived with their infant son and four children from Yeung's previous marriage. On April 13 this year, the eldest son, ...

  4. Sex offenders' register vital to protect children

    Posted Sep 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... employers and the honesty of job applicants will remain the core of keeping our children safe. As backup- as happened in this particular incident- the internet remains an essential tool. That is how ... register is essential to keep our children and others who may be put in vulnerable situations safe. But it must strike a balance to also protect the human rights and privacy of all concerned. We ...

  5. Mother admits neglect of children hurt in fire

    Posted Jun 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A mother admitted neglecting her four-year old son and two-year-old daughter, who were burned after being left at home alone, a court heard yesterday. Tsang Pik-lin, 26, pleaded guilty in Tuen Mun Court to two charges of ill-treating and neglecting a child. Magistrate Peter Hui Shiu-keung adjourned sentencing until July 9. Tsang left the children in their Tuen Mun ...

  6. Teenage tutor molested two children

    Posted Feb 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Angel Lau The university student admits indecently assaulting a boy, 8, and a girl, 5, who attended his summer classes A tutor has admitted molesting two young children after locking them in the toilet of his tutorial centre. Mok Ning-fung, a second-year student at the University of Manitoba in Canada, yesterday pleaded guilty in the District Court to two charges of indecent assault ...

  7. Three jailed for soya-milk poisoning of children

    Posted Dec 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Three men have been jailed in connection with a case of soya-milk poisoning in Haicheng, Liaoning, that left one young girl dead and thousands of other children sick. Anshan Intermediary People's Court yesterday jailed Hao Guodong, president of the board of the Anshan Baorun Soya Milk Company and the Anshan Baorun Dairy Company, for three years and fined him 150,000 ...

  8. Ministry of Health reopens investigation into suspect vaccines stored in Shanxi

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui The Ministry of Health has reopened an investigation into whether improperly stored vaccines in Shanxi were linked to the deaths of four children and illnesses in 74 others following media reports and a public outcry. A group of eight experts has arrived in Shanxi to 'assist and guide the investigation' and will examine children said to have been affected. ...

  9. Arrest, dismissal after eight schoolchildren crushed to death in stampede on staircase

    Posted Dec 09th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai Eight children were crushed to death in a stampede at a school in Xiangtan, Hunan province, the latest tragedy to hit the mainland's troubled school system. Children at the private Yucai Middle School in Xiangxiang, a small city in Xiangtan, were charging out of evening classes just after 9pm on Monday when one fell down the stairs. Other children then tried ...

  10. Social worker convicted of child sex at Yunnan charity he founded

    Posted Dec 16th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A Hong Kong social worker has been convicted of unlawful sex and other offences involving two teenage girls from a Yunnan children's home that he founded. Francis Lee ... children on trips and some occurred at the home. He had sex with the younger girl on various occasions and touched the older girl when she was in bed one evening. The children at the home were ...




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