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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Beijing must ensure people's right to privacy

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by ZHOU ZUNYOU

    ... and transfer of personal data. The Li Guanfeng case highlights the legal reality of mainland China: while state authorities are preoccupied with controlling the public, they tend to overlook ... The case of Li Guanfeng, the 17-year-old son of the prominent People's Liberation Army singing artist Li Shuangjiang, is hitting the headlines again. A defence lawyer publicised a sternly ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    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. 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 ...

  5. Hunan party chief affirmssuicide verdict on dissident

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... death, said Zhou's remarks 'defended an investigation that was neither credible nor reliable'. 'Those experts might give truly professional opinions in common criminal cases, but in such a high-profile, political case as Li's their role is to help ensure the credibility of government is not damaged,' said Hu. He was supported by Liu Weiguo, a lawyer from Shandong province who ...

  6. Sex charge puts young girls at risk, activists say

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... was introduced. In the eyes of rights lawyers, the only plausible explanation for introducing such a charge is to protect those with special status in China, those with money,' said women's ... China Women's Federation supported the call. A commonly cited set of figures showed that in the five years from 2000 to 2004, the country's courts tried 176 cases of 'paying ...

  7. Cyclist claims former policeman assaulted him

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... eye contact as he overtook Foo's car on Queensway, near the Bank of China tower, immediately after a traffic light turned green. After the collision, Foo had approached him and 'at ... and his mouth was open.' She said she did not hear what he said. The case was adjourned to Friday, when prosecutor Christopher Grounds will cross-examine Turner. ...

  8. Antitrust law now easier for litigants

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... much in the eyes of the public. The NDRC initiated its first investigation earlier this year, looking into alleged price-fixing by two state-owned telecoms companies. The court spokesman said courts had handled 61 antitrust lawsuits. But legal professionals said only in one case had a small competitor won, and no consumers were successful with their claims. Sheng Jiemin, a law ...

  9. Briefs

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of Wellington Street and Wyndham Street about 3am. Both then called police for assistance. The two sustained head and eye wounds. Police officer is attacked checking taxi fare dispute A 36-year-old man ... in a building in Nathan Road, Yau Ma Tei, where they were investigating a separate robbery case. Five mobile phones were seized from a bag the man was carrying. Police ruled out any connection between ...

  10. Grieving family accuses hospital

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as he was losing consciousness and having difficulty breathing. He died in hospital at about midnight. 'There was mismanagement which we saw with our own eyes. It was a total injustice to us,' said his son, Rajsekar Swamy, 43, a businessman based in Hong Kong. Swamy has complained to the hospital, which referred the case to the coroner's court to determine the cause ...




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