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  1. Jockey's betting slip decoded, court told

    Posted Feb 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A police gambling specialist decoded a betting slip seized from Australian jockey Christopher Munce when he was arrested with HK$250,000 cash in his pocket, a court heard yesterday. Gambling expert Au Tai-wai, a sergeant in the Criminal Intell ...

  2. Chiu gets record ban for using drugs again

    Posted Feb 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... notwithstanding his right of appeal, should he submit an application for a jockey';s licence in the future, the stewards would recommend to the licensing committee that he be required to appear before ...

  3. Fallon case shows law is an ass when it comes to horses

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... placed a great deal of weight on the proposition that a jockey';s tip was privileged information, even insider trading, which must still have them giggling up their sleeves on Wall Street or Central, where the inside tips never lose. Choose purgatory over returning in the next life as a jockey';s punter, but that view had much to do apparently with why Munce is in jail. If Fallon ...

  4. Jockey jailed in tips-for-bets scandal to appeal

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... they perceive as errors in law in the findings made by Judge Browne, including wrongly branding the jockey 'an agent' and 'misunderstanding the business of racing'. In a surprise ... covering races involving 29 horses from December 2005 to May 2006, and that Mr Lau paid Munce through a middleman. The jockey';s sentence could be increased if he loses his appeal. The maximum ...

  5. Another four jockeys join suspension list

    Posted Sep 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the start of the season, Kelly has been consistent with his punishments. Frenchman Gerald Mosse may walk back into an empty jockeys' room when he returns for his winter contract next month ...

  6. Fallon case raises doubts

    Posted Oct 10th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... of the jockey';s actions- after all, he had been found guilty of no more than telling someone which of his horses had the best chances, in his opinion, and that is more a crime under racing rules than ...

  7. Apprentices fined for bullying

    Posted Jan 12th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Three Hong Kong apprentice jockeys were charged with misconduct and fined a total of $15,000 yesterday after stewards concluded an inquiry into a bullying incident on a school bus last month. Stewards acted on a report from Mark Tung, headmaster of the Apprentice Jockeys' School, regarding the conduct of a number of apprentices on the bus on the way home after ...

  8. Law students win thorny debate

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... International Law Moot Court Competition last month. They will now represent Hong Kong in the world championship in Washington next month, competing against crack teams from about 80 countries. Charmine ... for us to get in touch with international law. Having to prepare persuasive arguments to convince the judge, we learned a lot during the process.' Chester Hui Tien-yi, 25, who snatched up ...

  9. I'm not a conspirator, says Munce case witness

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... charged, to place bets for Munce in exchange for the jockey';s tips. Questioning Mr Daswani, Mr McNamara submitted a letter that was signed by the businessman and his uncle Kamal Govindram ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PRIVACY

    Tighten law to prevent snooping, Hong Kong legislators urge

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... A breach is not a crime and is dealt with through internal disciplinary procedures. Civic Party lawmaker Ronny Tong Ka-wah, a barrister, said it was time for the government to consider whether ...




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