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  1. Banker's theft conviction quashed after surgical-drug revelation

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A top banker had her shoplifting conviction quashed yesterday on the grounds that she probably acted under the influence of a surgical drug injected a few hours earlier. Chia ... used the tags from Pride and Prejudice, HK$158, and Mail Order Wife, HK$120. Ms Chia denied one charge of theft in Kowloon City Court in December, but was convicted and fined HK$2,500. ...

  2. Convicted gynaecologist faces disciplinary hearing

    Posted Mar 24th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Council hearing yesterday he did not know the woman was pregnant. Harry Sim Hok-gwan, also known as Harry Sudirman, faced a disciplinary hearing for his conviction over the death of Zenaida ... of manslaughter, both sentences running concurrently. He lost a Court of Appeal hearing against conviction. At yesterday's council hearing, Sim did not contest that on October 16, 2003, he ...

  3. Cabbie jailed for eight months for drug-driving

    Posted Sep 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A taxi driver was jailed for eight months yesterday for driving under the influence of ketamine. Lo Chi-kin, 34, pleaded guilty to two charges of driving under the influence of drugs, possession of dangerous drugs and dangerous driving. He was d ...

  4. Movie mogul's nephew jailed 18 months for drug trafficking

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A nephew of movie mogul Charles Heung Wah-keung was jailed for 18 months and fined HK$2,000 yesterday for possessing and trafficking dangerous drugs. Benson Heung Chin-wan had six previous convictions, five related to drug offences. But it was the first time he had been convicted of trafficking. Heung, 27, pleaded guilty to one count of possessing 7.39 grams ...

  5. Policeman jailed for drug trafficking

    Posted Nov 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A policeman was jailed for 22 months yesterday after supplying undercover anti-graft agents with drugs at a private club in Wan Chai. Former acting sergeant Yip Tak-kin, 34, was found guilty in the District Court of two counts of trafficking ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    ADHD drugs 'may reduce criminality'

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by THE NEW YORK TIMES

    ... convictions when taking medication than when they were not. Of 8,000 people whose medication use fluctuated over a three-year period, men were 32 per cent less likely and women were 41 per cent less likely to have criminal convictions while on medication. Patients were primarily young adults, many with a history of being admitted to hospital. Crimes included assault, drug offences ...

  7. Newspaper fined over ads offering Sars cure

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin The Sun newspaper was slapped with a $6,000 fine yesterday for publishing an advertisement promoting a herbal drink as a prevention against Sars. Magistrate Eddie Yip Chor-man, sitting in the Eastern Court, imposed the fine after the newspape ...

  8. Two jailed for drug trafficking

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu An unemployed man and a 15-year-old boy were jailed yesterday for 56 and 42 months respectively after pleading guilty in the District Court to drug trafficking. Chan Kwok-kin, 20, a repeat offender, and Lau Wai-hung were convicted of trafficking 130g of ketamine in a toilet in Diamond Hill on August 29. ...

  9. Man gets death for drug offences

    Posted May 07th 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So A Hongkonger has been sentenced to death for drug offences in Shenzhen, mainland media reported. Yuen Wai-ming was convicted in Shenzhen Intermediate People's Court ... suspected traffickers who appeared before the court on Tuesday were Hong Kong residents. Nine were convicted and given sentences ranging from 18 months to life imprisonment. The paper did not say ...

  10. Man took ketamine from friend at court

    Posted Jun 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who took a packet of ketamine from a friend inside a court building where the friend was to appear on drug charges was convicted yesterday. Kwok Hoi-fung, 24, pleaded guilty in Sha Tin Court to one count of possessing the drug and another of possessing other people's identity cards. Magistrate Eda Loh Lai-kuen adjourned the case to June 17 for sentencing. ...




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