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  1. News - World - MASS SHOOTING

    Obama gives speech at vigil service for Sandy Hook school shooting victims

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Newtown While delivering his eulogy for the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting, Barack Obama hinted at a push towards gun reform control Obama speaks at vigil service Like a teacher reading the roster before class, US President Barack Obama sketched in haunting, human terms, the horror of the Connecticut school massacre. "Charlotte, Daniel, ...

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    After latest gun massacre in US, who will stop this beast on the loose?

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... "Seung-hui Cho", which shot dead 32 people on the campus of Virginia Tech, in the worst of the US mass shootings in recent decades. Other countries have them, too- Norway, Scotland, Australia, ... of when to strike. In fact, inspired by Friday's events in Connecticut, this fiend has probably rushed out to get a Bushmaster or Glock of its own, still unaware, like those nutters who ...

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    US must renew ban on private ownership of assault weapons

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial Renew ban on assault weapons Anywhere else, the shooting massacre of 20 small schoolchildren would give unstoppable momentum to a campaign to tighten laws on the possession ... with the NRA the most. Testament to that is the defeat of previous attempts sparked by civilian shooting atrocities to regulate the constitutional right to bear arms. As a result Americans have ...

  4. Justice chief hails the role of forensics

    Posted Aug 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... include computer forensics, digital evidence, mass-disaster victim identification and forensic science on the mainland. Speakers include Henry Lee, chief emeritus of the Connecticut State Forensic Laboratory in the US, a well-known investigator with experience in many high-profile cases, including the O.J. Simpson murder case and the probe into the election-eve shooting of Taiwanese President ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Law school graduates carry the nation's hopes for rule of law

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by ANDREW LI

    ... Andrew Li Andrew Li says to excel in a fast-changing world, graduates of the mainland's top law school must relish all of life's challenges, for the nation's hopes ... But from modest beginnings, the School of Law grew. Its rise has been truly impressive. From my perspective, this has been due to a number of factors. First, with rapid economic growth ...

  6. Businessman guilty in nude photo shoot case

    Posted May 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com A rich businessman who took more than 60,000 photos of male models, some in compromising poses, has been convicted of indecent assault and criminal intimidation. The District Court slammed Jerome Lau Ting-sing yester ...

  7. City Briefs

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the air conditioner was the suspected cause of the fire. Another man held over triad shoot-out Another man has been arrested in connection with a July 10 shoot-out between rival triad gangs ... triad activities, officers arrested nine men and four women when they raided 36 premises in the 10-hour operation which ended at 4am. worker suffers head injuries in fall at school A worker ...

  8. Bullets and guns found after office shooting

    Posted Dec 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the live ammunition and whether he was a member of a local shooting club. The spare parts included a barrel and a magazine. 'These are genuine firearms,' the officer said. 'They ... to sleep at 4am. He was awakened by gunshot, he said. 'The victim had a gunshot wound in the right temple,' an officer said. 'A Glock 9mm pistol he used to shoot himself was dropped ...

  9. Elevator firm charged over death of repairman crushed in shaft

    Posted Feb 04th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... Felix Lo Court is told the company failed to ensure safety and did not train staff adequately International elevator company Otis faced two charges at Kowloon City Court yesterday in connection with the crushing to death of a man repairing a lift in Shams ...

  10. Orange is the New Black

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Charmaine Chan Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman Spiegel & Grau (e-book) Knowing the book is about a woman's imprisonment in the US, you expect to read about violence, drugs, sexual abuse, sadistic guards, and the like. Instead, the year spent by 'ex-lesbian, boho-Wasp' Piper Kerman in a federal women's jail in Connecticut- in connection ...




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