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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong ‘milkshake murderer’ Nancy Kissel loses final bid to appeal

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 12:45pm by Julie Chu and Lana Lam

    ... and Nancy will have a long time to contemplate her affront to her family and the world," the statement added. The Court of Final Appeal refused to allow the "milkshake murderer" ... That conviction was overturned in 2010 by the Court of Final Appeal, which cited legal errors. At her retrial in 2011 Kissel denied murder but admitted manslaughter on the basis of diminished ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1495771/hong-kong-milkshake-murderer-nancy-kissel-loses-final-bid-appeal
  2. Comment - Blogs - CRIME

    'I strangled her by accident in a blindfolded pillow fight': A killer’s explanation that only Beijing’s high court buys

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 06:12am by Ian Young

    ... But they represent the Beijing High People’s Court’s preferred version of events, in its decision last week to overturn the murder conviction of Li Ang, who killed girlfriend Amanda Zhao in the Vancouver ... extradition to Canada, since both Li and the victim were Chinese, but Li was eventually convicted of murder by a Chinese court in 2012. That verdict was hailed as the result of landmark cooperation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1550066/i-strangled-her-accident-blindfolded-pillow-fight-killers-explanation
  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Journalist reveals how he helped bust money-laundering ring in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by ANTONIO PAPALEO

    ... finally came knocking. An underworld acquaintance, Jozef "Dodo" Drlicka, approached me, with the offer of a job in Hong Kong. The job would be easy, well-paid and there was no chance ... and the footage was later used as evidence in court- including some unsavory images of a trip to the bathroom. Stay sober, fly to Hong Kong and await further instructions, Jariabka told me. Journey ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1591930/italian-journalist-antonio-papaleo-reveals-amazing-story-how-he
  4. News - World - CRIME

    Former nurse convicted in US of assisting man’s suicide in Britain

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 09:29pm by AP

    ... a sentencing hearing for October 15. The same judge had also convicted Melchert-Dinkel in 2011 of encouraging the two suicides but put his 360-day jail sentence on hold pending appeals. "The ... to assist her suicide. The Minnesota Supreme Court reversed Melchert-Dinkel's s original conviction in March, saying part of a state law that made it illegal to "advise" ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1589498/former-nurse-convicted-us-assisting-mans-suicide-britain
  5. News - China - CRIME

    Beijing airport bomber loses appeal for information in 2005 beating

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 01:22pm by Sijiang Jiang

    ... in jail, has lost his appeal to redress the case he was petitioning for. According to court papers dated December 23, 2013 which were uploaded to Sina Weibo yesterday by Ji’s lawyer, Liu Xiaoyuan, the High People's Court in Guangdong Province in a final ruling rejected Ji’s bid for the Guangdong Public Security Department to disclose the results of its review over his original ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1395780/beijing-airport-bomber-loses-appeal-information-2005-beating
  6. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Singer who left six lovers to die by erotic asphyxiation executed in Hunan

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 09:32pm by James Griffiths

    ... reported Tuesday that Zhou Youping was executed in Changsha, Hunan province on August 29 after the Supreme People's Court approved a death sentence handed down to him by the Changsha Intermediate People's Court in March 2011. He was 42.  Zhou, who worked as a singer in a karaoke bar in the Hunan provincial capital, started seeking men online for sadomasochistic play ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1593931/singer-who-left-six-lovers-die-erotic-asphyxiation-executed-hunan
  7. News - World - CRIME

    Ex-SAC fund manager Mathew Martoma sentenced to nine years for insider trading

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:22pm by Reuters

    ... years in prison under federal guidelines. Prosecutors sought a term longer than the eight years recommended by the court's probation department. Martoma's lawyers have promised an appeal. The nine-year sentence is among the longer prison terms in US insider trading cases, reflecting a trend of increasingly lengthy sentences in recent years. In 2012, corporate lawyer Matthew ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1588853/ex-sac-fund-manager-mathew-martoma-sentenced-nine-years-insider-trading
  8. News - China - CRIME

    Three given death penalty over Kunming rail station attack

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 12:28pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Influenced by religious extremism, trio plotted knife rampage, court says, while a fourth defendant handed life sentence for taking part 3 condemned to death over Kunming attack Three people were sentenced to death by a Yunnan court for their role in the attack at a Kunming rail station that killed 31 people and injured 141 in March. A fourth ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1590779/four-trial-killing-31-kunming-train-station-terrorist-attack
  9. News - World - CRIME

    Afghan men sentenced to death by hanging for gang rape of four women

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 08:32pm by AFP

    ... to be hanged. The death sentences were technically handed down for the crime of armed robbery rather than rape. In a televised trial that lasted only a few hours, the court heard that the men, who had ... erupted inside the court after Kabul police chief Zahir Zahir called for the men to be hanged. “We want them to be hanged in public so that it will be a lesson for others,” he said. “We arrested ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1587341/seven-afghan-men-trial-gang-rape-sentenced-death-only-robbery
  10. News - China - CRIME

    Death sentence upheld for Zhou Yongkang-linked tycoon Liu Han convicted of 'mafia' crimes

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:14pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... to former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang has lost his appeal after his death sentence was upheld, the Hubei Higher People's Court announced yesterday. Liu Han, 48, was found guilty of 13 ... Hanlong Group and 20 defendants submitted appeals to the Hubei court early in June, chinanews.com reported. The death sentences will now be reviewed by the Supreme People's Court in Beijing, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1568189/tycoon-linked-security-tsar-zhou-yongkangs-loses-appeal-against-death-sentence

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