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  1. A bad week for...

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is planned for today. Brian Alfred Hall Even by the standards of a drug smuggler, this was a big crime. Hall got four more years for trying to dupe the Court of Final Appeal with forged papers ... well-planned and sophisticated, will keep him in jail for a few more years. He plans to appeal. Renato Corona The Philippines' most senior judge is under siege over his ownership of a 3,300 sq ft ...

  2. Key events of the year

    Posted Dec 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... January Cepa takes effect March Court of Final Appeal rules the Central-Wan Chai reclamation can proceed April NPC rules out direct election of chief executive in 2007 and all legislators ... on 3+3+4 secondary/tertiary education system begins Tsim Sha Tsui extension of East Rail opens November Housing Authority wins court case on public housing rent review Court of Appeal rules ...

  3. Church abusing its privileged position as caretaker of Kowloon landmark

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... boards and become more accountable to parents. The Catholic Church took its case all the way to the Court of Final Appeal, where it lost. The Anglicans are trying to defer reforms until the new ...

  4. City Digest

    Posted Oct 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 600 march against HK births for mainland mums About 600 people marched to the old Central Government Offices in Central yesterday after a sit-in at Southorn Playground, Wan Chai, in protest against mainlanders being able to deliver babies in Hong Kong hospitals. They demanded that a Court of Final Appeal ruling in 2001 be amended so the children of non-Hongkongers born ...

  5. No reclamation needed for ships at old airport

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... with a museum and hotel. Some 9.7 hectares were intended to come from harbour reclamation work, with the aim of finishing the project in 2009. But a Court of Final Appeal judgment in January, which ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Feb 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... charges because he had been privy to confidential information at PCCW. Mr Aitken's former and current employer were at odds over the issue. But the Court of Final Appeal said it would ... Appeal court denies PCCW bid to limit former employee's work The city's top court yesterday denied an appeal launched by PCCW to limit what sort of work a former employee could ...

  7. Eetails still missing as arts hub goes on how

    Posted Oct 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... an 'overriding public need', according to a decision by the Court of Final Appeal in 2004. Ng, who is also a member of the Harbourfront Commission, said the watchdog would soon convene a taskforce ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Apr 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Cantonese is dubious. The Court of Final Appeal has yet to decide a case in Cantonese. Hong Kong's legal-judicial complex is so riddled with problems that one may not even begin to outline its ... in order', April 6). Repeated incidents of tardy judicial decisions suggest a surfeit of judicial abuses more iniquitous in nature, hidden behind obscure and antiquated court practices. The judicial ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... public officers). That guarantee of contractual terms was given constitutional underpinning by the Basic Law. The Court of Final Appeal did not mention this evidence and law. Unlike judges, ...

  10. Officers hailed for hijack bravery

    Posted Sep 07th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Police who foiled an attempted truck hijacking in Kimberley Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, two years ago have been commended for their bravery by the Court of Appeal. Mr Justice Michael Stuart-Moore, with Mr Justice Azizul Suffiad, yesterday singled out five officers for facing down and arresting the three would-be robbers, one of whom had a loaded gun. The court also reduced by two ...




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