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  1. Travel firm denied final appeal over bus crash

    Posted Feb 21st 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle The travel company being held liable for a bus crash in Taiwan in which five Hong Kong people were killed has been refused permission to take its case to the Court of Final Appeal. Kwan Kin Travel Services in November lost an appeal against a finding that it had failed in its duty of care towards clients who were killed or injured in the October 18, 2004, crash. ...

  2. City Digest

    Posted Jul 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Centre for Health Protection controller Dr Thomas Tsang Ho-fai said. Former barrister denied leave for another appeal The Court of First Instance refused former barrister Stanley Ma Ho-fai, who was found guilty in November last year of stealing a bra and fined HK$3,000, leave to appeal to the Court of Final Appeal. Ma lost his appeal against conviction on July 12. ...

  3. Court frees Tuen Mun crash driver

    Posted Feb 21st 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... killing 21 people, walked free yesterday after the charge and sentence were reduced by the Court of Appeal. Li Chau-wing, 55, was driving the truck that smashed into a double-decker KMB bus ... remained in place. High Court Chief Judge Mr Justice Geoffrey Ma Tao-li, Court of Appeal judge Mr Justice Frank Stock and Mr Justice Michael McMahon, of the Court of First Instance, found Deputy ...

  4. Two lose appeal over ship collision

    Posted Dec 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... life at sea dismissed yesterday by the Court of Appeal. Two others- a mainland ship captain and a second local pilot- had their convictions quashed. Yuriy Kulemesin and Tang Dock-wah were bailed to appear on December 21, when appeals against their sentences will be heard. Appeal court vice-president Mr Justice Frank Stock gave no indication whether the original sentences would ...

  5. No appeal for coach driver in fatal crash

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The driver of a tour coach that struck and killed a 15-year-old girl and injured 50 people after careering out of control down a steep road in Central in June 2008 has been denied the chance to appeal against the sentence. The Court of Appeal found the 32-month jail term imposed in October last year on Andy Chan Ying-keung, 34, by Deputy District Judge Timothy ...

  6. US oil firm makes final clean-up of spills off Shandong

    Posted Sep 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... the public for almost a month, said he had run into difficulty in getting a court to accept the case. Jia said a judge from the Beijing Intermediate People's Court asked him last week ...

  7. City Digest

    Posted Jul 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fraud charges over maternity bookings Two mainlanders will appear in Kowloon City Court today charged with using forged documents to make maternity bookings at Princess Margaret Hospital. ... not comment on the case but pledged to alert staff to watch for suspicious documents. Appeal for information on fatal Yuen Long accident Police appealed for information on a traffic accident in Yuen ...

  8. News - World - AVIATION

    Continental Airlines cleared of crime in Concorde disaster

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Versailles Appeal court overturns involuntary homicide conviction over supersonic jet disaster in 2000 Airline cleared of Concorde crime A French court on yesterday ... the explosion which resulted in the plane plunging into a hotel shortly after take-off. Appeal court judge Michele Luga accepted that explanation of the tragedy but ruled that it did not warrant ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... accounting. They will appear in Kwun Tong Court tomorrow. Judges' tenures renewed Thirteen non-permanent judges of the Court of Final Appeal had their tenures extended three years. ... Girl, 15, in court after newborn found dead A 15-year-old girl appeared in Kowloon City court yesterday on a charge of concealing the birth of a baby. The Form One student entered no plea ...

  10. Fires of recent years

    Posted Dec 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... that claimed two lives- a senior officer and an abode seeker- and injured 50. Seven accused were jailed from 12 years to life. They appealed later and the terms were reduced to seven years and four months and to eight years. Security at the immigration centre was reviewed and strengthened as a result. Cornwall Court August 10, 2008 The fire swept the 15-storey commercial-residential ...




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