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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Judge denies bid to have Lantau cow death trial dismissed

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 05:43pm by Bryan Harris

    ... Bryan Harris bryan.harris@scmp.com Defence lawyer claims there is no evidence to prove his client’s car was involved 'No evidence' defendant's car hit cattle A bid to dismiss a case involving the deaths of a group of feral cows on a Lantau ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Did police wrong-foot dancing gay activists? Top Hong Kong court to decide

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 04:44am by CHRIS LAU

    ... factor" and asked the panel of five judges to expand the concept to include whether an organiser had control over "a particular place for a period of time", including leeway to set up seats or a stage. Mok said the definition of a place of entertainment should not include only enclosed spaces. The judges asked Mok whether that would mean organisers would have to apply ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Don't change listing rules until lawyers have to change theirs

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... called champerty, a horror in the eyes of our judges. Thus all we have in Hong Kong if things go wrong is the Securities and Futures Commission, which cannot always get your money back for you. ...

  4. News - World - WINE

    Rudy Kurniawan, Indonesian fake-wine seller, jailed for 10 years in US

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 09:49pm by Reuters

    ... grandiose, unscrupulous, but destined-to-fail con", US District Judge Richard Berman said. As well as the jail sentence, Kurniawan was ordered to pay seven buyers a total of US$28.4 million in compensation. The sentence would serve as a deterrent to other counterfeiters, the judge said. "The public at large needs to know that our food and drink are safe and can trust what's ...

  5. News - World - FRANCE: ANALYSIS

    Shadow of Angela Merkel looms over Francois Hollande’s cabinet reshuffle

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:09pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian President has consistently been judged by how well his government has stood up to Germany Hollande shuffles in Merkel's shadow Angela Merkel has just brought down the French government. That, at least, is the way Francois Hollande's troubles will be seen on the protectionist left wing of his governing Socialist party. Formally, the political turmoil ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAMMA FERRY DISASTER

    William Waung- a judge used to speaking his mind

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 06:05am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com William Waung's criticism of report on Lamma tragedy is in keeping with his outspoken style Judge who doesn't pull his punches Few in legal circles batted an eyelid when retired High Court judge William Waung Sik-ying yesterday slammed the government's decision to withhold the bulk of an investigation report into the 2012 Lamma sea ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Son and friend get life sentences for brutal knife attack that left father dead

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 05:45pm by CHRIS LAU

    ... be reviewed in future. Peter Cahill, representing Fok, asked for a psychiatric report, with a view to having a fixed, rather than life, term. Judge Mr Justice Peter Line rejected the idea. Sentencing ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Shinzo Abe sends condolences for martyrs, including war criminals

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 12:32pm by Reuters

    ... under the 1952 treaty that formally ended the war. "It is a fact that [the accused] were judged guilty of crimes against peace by the International Military Tribunal for the Far East," ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ambrose Lam was right to quit

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... continues to ripple through society. Of particular concern was the classification of judges as "administrators", along with a "basic political requirement" for them to love ... concerns were echoed by Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma Tao-li. Having two systems in one country means understanding and interpretations may not always concur. But so important are judges ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A GOOD WEEK FOR ...

    A Good Week for..., August 24, 2014

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by STAFF

    ... Joko Widodo Indonesia's highest court unanimously upheld last month's presidential election, handing victory to Joko Widodo. The constitutional court rejected a bid by his rival, Prabowo Subianto, to overturn the result. Prabowo questioned procedures at 59,000 polling stations and called for revotes in as many as six provinces. The nine judges rejected all allegations. ...




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