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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Filipino maid's son born and raised in Hong Kong loses permanent residency bid

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 03:43pm by JULIE CHU

    ... 17," Daly said. "He has not lived anywhere else in the world except some short … holidays. It is quite surprising that the court still finds that Hong Kong is not his permanent ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Teen who cut Boeing 767 wires to get back at his boss avoids jail term

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 04:36am by CHRIS LAU

    ... handing down the sentence, Yiu reminded Tang that it was an exception. He urged the youngster to re-take the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education exam, which Tang indicated he would do.   ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    SHKP threatened to pull out of Ma Wan project, Rafael Hui graft trial hears

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:33pm by Austin Chiu

    ... Tower and could not take a copy outside, the court heard. Lau said the special exception for Hui and Suen was done in accordance with a handbook drawn up with the Independent Commission Against ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Legal big guns hired for graft trial

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... On the defence side, all defendants except Hui and Kwan have hired a Queen's Counsel or senior counsel as their representatives. Thomas Kwok will be represented by Clare Montgomery QC, a former ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rafael Hui trial highlights the importance of jury service

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:41pm by Cliff Buddle

    ... in very exceptional circumstances, for a Crown Court trial to be held without a jury. In my time in London I saw cases in which the jury foreman delivered the wrong verdict- and hastily corrected ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    'I saved his bacon': Man denies mistreating pet wild boar ‘Little Tommy’ after bite

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:43pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... the Sai Kung waterfront. In Kwun Tong Court yesterday, he denied he had ever used violence against the animal except occasionally patting or lightly kicking it, which his lawyer argued did ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Maximum jail term for jobless man who molested girl, 14, on Hong Kong hillside

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 05:12am by JULIE CHU

    ... for indecent assault. Sentencing Cheung Wai-ming, 35, a High Court judge said he could not think of a more serious case of indecent assault, adding his actions were no different from rape except he ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Removing Falun Gong banners 'breached right to free speech'

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:02am by Austin Chiu

    ... speech. He argued that the requirement should not apply to banners of protest, except in circumstances where banners endangered road safety or caused an unreasonable obstruction. According ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    No jail time for doctor over false accounts

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 04:06am by JULIE CHU

    ... they had sought legal advice from barrister Tim Owen QC from Britain and found it was fair to drop the application. "It is an exceptional circumstance for the prosecution to withdraw ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Filipino maid's son wins right to challenge residency decision in top court

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 04:02am by Austin Chiu

    ... in Hong Kong has lived all his life here- all 16 years except for a few days," solicitor Mark Daly, representing Joseph, said in December. Asked whether he was confident his client would win, ...




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