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  1. Bollywood blamed for new cases of eye-gouging

    Posted Oct 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that a Bollywood blockbuster is fuelling the revival. Since the middle of last month, newspapers have reported more than 20 cases of vigilante gangs in Bihar gouging out the eyes of petty criminals and pouring acid into the empty sockets. This week, two jobless youths apparently stealing a bicycle in Monghyr were overpowered and blinded in broad daylight. A criminal case has been registered ...

  2. Lai case can prove China is changing

    Posted Jul 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... into China with the protection of corrupt officials. A number have been arrested and jailed; a handful have been executed. In Beijing's eyes, his continued freedom sends the worst of messages ... sentences. The trend was confirmed as policy by the Supreme People's Court in May. Given the high profile of the case and the judicial reforms under way, there is no reason to believe Beijing ...

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    Gu's case reveals corruption of power

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Hu Shuli

    ... These developments might serve as a concluding chapter to the murder trial, but for anyone concerned with China's future, the facts of the case surely deserve further reflection. ... Hu Shuli says the police cover-up of her crime only fed her sense of impunity, which a socialist country under the rule of law must not tolerate Facts of Gu's case reveal ...

  4. A matter of life and death

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and a 62-year-old grandmother. The abbot's eyes are gouged out, his heart cut open and the organs cooked and fed to dogs. July 20-August 1 Qiu flees to Suizhou, Hubei province, stabs four people ... decision on whether a psychiatric test should be carried out on Qiu. If the court supports a test, it will take at least a month and the case will be adjourned until after January 1 when ...

  5. Ex-official takes rape case claim to capital

    Posted Jul 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... vice-mayor Tian Wanchang said he had no choice because local police had turned a blind eye to his daughter's case. Tian, who for years was responsible for maintaining social stability ... not borne much fruit, either. 'I thought that once I petitioned, the problem would be solved immediately,' she told Phoenix Weekly. Attempts by the South China Morning Post to reach ...

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    Zhou Kehua case reflects Chinese media's sanitised crime coverage

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Chang Ping

    ... Chang Ping says the case of gangster Zhou Kehua demonstrates Chinese authorities' rigid intolerance of a serious reflection of the social circumstances that can lead to crime Sanitised script Zhou Kehua was a hardened criminal who robbed banks, murdered the innocent and shot at the police in a series of cases that shocked the nation and made him one of China's most ...

  7. 4 admit role in eye-blinding scam

    Posted Jan 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in which mainlanders had their eyes deliberately blinded to make bogus insurance claims totalling HK$23.68 million. Two of the defendants were among four people who had one of their eyes ... possession of identity cards of another person, and unauthorised immigration to Hong Kong. Mr Lai said some of them had agreed to give evidence against three other people charged in the same case ...

  8. Eastweek obscenity case must proceed

    Posted Aug 25th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... and two colleagues, Wong Kim-man and Lee Sin-sau. All were charged last year with publishing an obscene article after Eastweek ran a front-cover photograph of the actress in October 2002. Her eyes ... a demonstration at government headquarters. The Obscene Articles Tribunal will give a final determination on the case in two weeks. If it rules the photograph was obscene, the defendants will face trial ...

  9. Beijing wants to close Bo case soon

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and legitimacy of the party, as well as casting a dark shadow over the upcoming leadership transition. The latest speculation is that China's leaders have decided to wrap up Bo's case as early ... rule that the party leadership announces the punishment in several corruption cases involving high-level officials ahead of such an important occasion, to signal its determination to root out ...

  10. Death penalty case back in spotlight

    Posted Feb 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tze-wei tzewei.ng@scmp.com The death penalty case of Yao Jiaxin has again attracted media attention after the parents of Zhang Miao sought 200,000 yuan (HK$246,000) in compensation from ... This new twist should prompt a more rational reflection on Yao's case, as some commentators have noted. Was the public too emotional and quick to judge Yao and his family last year? Did public ...




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