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  1. Planning board to appeal harbour ruling

    Posted Jul 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It is understood it has decided to bypass the Court of Appeal and bring the case directly to the Court of Final Appeal. The Town Planning Board wants to reclaim 26 hectares in Wan Chai North. It would ... of the Harbour, which brought the original court case against the reclamation, said he was prepared to go to the Court of Final Appeal for a decisive ruling on how the law should be implemented. 'By ...

  2. Court set to rule on appeal of jailed earthquake activist

    Posted Jun 08th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu A mainland court will announce tomorrow its verdict on the appeal of Sichuan earthquake activist Tan Zuoren, who was jailed for five years on subversion charges earlier this year, ... Tiananmen crackdown and slandering the government's handling of the incident, lawyer Pu Zhiqiang made the unusual motion to request the court to summon former premier Li Peng as a witness. ...

  3. Arson attackers in top court to seek retrial

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Justice Roberto Ribeiro will be asked to approve a full hearing with all five judges in the Court of Final Appeal. Lawyers for the applicants will argue that their clients suffered 'grave and substantial injustice' at the original trial and at the Court of Appeal. Sze Kwan-lung, 26, Pang Hon-kwan, 42, Fu Mo, 41, Lam Hing-luen, 29, Yeung Yee-ping, 32, Yeung Yee-yim, 41, and Chau ...

  4. US court lifts ban on textile quotas

    Posted Apr 29th 2005, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih An appeals court in the United States has lifted a ban on the Bush administration being able to impose safeguard quotas on six Chinese textile items. The ruling sparked fears in the Hong Kong textile industry that it has opened the way for Washington to introduce the quotas by the end of next month. 'The court has ruled that the industry's six initial threat ...

  5. Rebel broadcasters back on air with June 4 appeal

    Posted May 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... made the appeals despite facing lawsuits for conducting similar activities earlier. Seven broadcasters, including three legislators- Emily Lau Wai-hing, Lee Cheuk-yan and 'Long Hair' ... are still pending court rulings. The only speaker at last night's show not facing charges was Jo Lee Wai-yee, a member of the League of Social Democrats. The Office of the Telecommunications ...

  6. Art imitates life as Burning Flame III reaches finale

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... that Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen favours the police during the grade structure review of disciplined services. The past week also marked one year since the Cornwall Court building blaze ... of more than 80 per cent of TV viewers and airs its two-hour grand finale tonight. The firemen in the series are not just handsome and courageous, they also appear to be invincible. TVB has leaked ...

  7. New route 10 years in the planning

    Posted May 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... involves reclamation of 26 hectares in Wan Chai North 2003 Harbour protection society seeks judicial review against decisions of Town Planning Board, which approved bypass plan 2004 Court of Final Appeal rules that harbour reclamation must satisfy overriding public need test. Government sets up Harbourfront Enhancement Committee to oversee all works projects along waterfront 2007 ...

  8. Officials ban media from plagiarism court case

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... judicial system, but the supreme court's acceptance of Wang's appeal request is a chance for him as a citizen to safeguard his copyright,' Mr Pu said. ... Vivian Wu Mainland propaganda authorities have banned the media from reporting on a Supreme People's Court review of a long-running plagiarism case against a prominent law professor. ...

  9. Top court looks at improving petition system

    Posted Feb 07th 2011, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam In a move apparently intended to improve the country's petition system, local courts will be assessed on their ability to satisfy grievances and prevent public petitioners from seeking redress at higher levels, the Supreme People's Court said yesterday. The resolution rate for petition cases would be taken into account when evaluating local courts ...

  10. Designer, developer boldly go to court over space-age resort

    Posted Dec 20th 2009, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... way since Storm's lawyers filed a writ against Hinton in the High Court on May 5. It is a case of what might have been, as Storm's original plan was certainly out of this world. ... and enhances the resort's integrated alien 'culture' appeal, hence... the message now received by all of the resort's guests is a clear one- you have now left normality ...




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