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  1. Lawyer barred from meeting reporter in state secrets case

    Posted Sep 25th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... can deny suspects access to a lawyer if their case involved state secrets, said Zhao's lawyer, Mo Shaoping. 'This is the reality of China today,' he said, adding he would ... Josephine Ma in Beijing This is the reality of China today, says defence attorney for Times researcher The lawyer for journalist Zhao Yan was yesterday told he could not meet his client ...

  2. Conspiracy theories abound in the Stern Hu arrest case

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... decision-making process in the Stern Hu case. Mr Hu, the general manager of mining company Rio Tinto Group's Chinese operations, was arrested nearly four weeks ago by the Shanghai arm of the Ministry ... to this affair than meets the eye, that the mainland authorities have their own agenda and that the unfortunate Mr Hu is merely a pawn in a much larger game. Joyce Poon and Louis Gave at Hong Kong-based ...

  3. Media recall reporters after ban on coverage of hit-and-run case

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... party disciplinary authorities should also investigate the case and reveal the truth.' But mainland media were banned from investigating the case a day later. ...

  4. 'Accidental millionaire' case opens in NZ court

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... according to Hurring's sister, Aroha, who joined the fugitives and posted updates on Facebook about their escapades. However, the couple reportedly separated soon after they arrived in China ... China does not have an extradition treaty with New Zealand, police have said recently they are working with Chinese authorities to track him down. 'The investigation is continuing. However, ...

  5. Milk hero's case shows how pressure can work

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... let alone jailed. It appears Beijing was not expecting the strong criticism the sentence provoked in China and overseas. The response was particularly strong in Hong Kong, with 28 local ... Zhao, that is to be welcomed. However, the case does not inspire any confidence in the mainland's legal system or the rule of law. Lodging an appeal to a court should be straightforward. ...

  6. Case for leniency

    Posted Nov 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to eight months in jail, a year at most. And, according to section 124 of China's Criminal Procedure Law, suspects may not be detained for more than two months. Only in complicated cases ... a troublemaker and put behind bars. Sentenced to 2 1/2 years in jail, the severity of his punishment has stunned and outraged many in Hong Kong. Today's China enjoys economic prosperity ...

  7. Advice sought in case against horse trainer

    Posted Jan 21st 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... A Jockey Club spokeswoman said yesterday it would be inappropriate to comment on the case as it was being investigated by police. Mr Shum was a jockey at the club from 1977 to 1983, when he rode 24 winners. He later suffered from an eye illness and turned to training under champion trainer Ivan Allan, who made him an assistant trainer in 1995. He received his trainer's licence ...

  8. How the case unfolded

    Posted Jun 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ICAC raids the offices of the South China Morning Post, Oriental Daily News, Sing Tao, The Sun, Apple Daily and the Hong Kong Economic Journal in response to the reports. Six people including ... Instance was wrong to make the order to set aside the search warrants and the ICAC had acted lawfully. But the ICAC's appeal is dismissed because the court has no jurisdiction to hear the case ...

  9. Officials 'turned blind eye' to death factory

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... and persuasion by officials. But the case has exposed the link between money and power that is responsible for many pollution tragedies on the mainland. 'Yes, officials from the environment ...

  10. Murder-case families are confined to their homes

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... after the case started to attract widespread media attention. Shenzhen police arrested Ma Yong, 43, from Hunan, and Duan Zhiqun, 20, from Sichuan last month for allegedly robbing and killing ... not to contact the media, or she would have to 'bear the consequences'. The South China Morning Post has learned that Shenzhen newspapers have been warned not to help the Hong Kong media ...




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