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  1. Djedjotronic

    Posted Apr 17th 2008, 12:00am by Eugene Wilson

    ... on its way east to rock with Djedjotronic, one of the latest additions to its acclaimed roster of artists, which also includes dance-rock act Justice and the photogenic Uffie. The label is certainly going places. An offshoot of Headbanger Entertainment, it was formed in 2002 and gained notoriety outside of France after label mainstays Justice remixed- to great critical success- ...

  2. Judges bound by law, not personal choice, says chief

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... punishment, and critics of particular sentences should look elsewhere for remedies, the chief justice said yesterday. Andrew Li Kwok-nang made the comment during his address to the ceremonial opening of the legal year at City Hall. Sentencing was more of an art than a science, the chief justice said, and in arriving at a punishment, judges were in most cases bound by what legislators had decided ...

  3. Relax ban on barristers' adverts, judiciary urges

    Posted Feb 18th 2008, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... of the relaxation of the barristers' advertising merits serious consideration by the Bar,' its spokesman said. The spokesman reiterated the speech by Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang at the opening of the legal year in 2003. Mr Justice Li had said it was unfortunate that a number of attempts made by successive forward-looking bar councils- the governing body of the association- ...

  4. Lawyers praise retiring judge's sense of justice

    Posted Apr 26th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... The city's legal community turned out in force yesterday to mark the retirement of Mr Justice William Waung Sik-ying after a legal career spanning almost four decades. At a farewell hearing in the High Court, Mr Justice Waung, who made his debut as a deputy District Court judge in 1984, received plaudits from all levels of the profession. Bar Association chairman Rimsky Yuen ...

  5. Bosnian victims must see justice served

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... face justice to determine their guilt and, if convicted, be given an appropriate sentence as a deterrent. Karadzic has for 13 years eluded that process. His going into hiding with the protection of supporters has meant that the victims of rapes, massacres and genocide have been unable to see justice done. The election of a new, European Union-friendly government in Serbia last ...

  6. Justice League: New Frontier (DVD)

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... for the Batman, Superman and Justice League animated series, comes the realisation of best-selling graphic novel by Darwyn Cooke, Justice League: New Frontier. The New Frontier is set in the fifties ... Manhunter, and the birth of the Justice League. After 40 minutes, things start to come undone. A low point is Superman's rallying speech that comes off as insincere. Justice League: New Frontier ...

  7. Judicial reviews help government, says justice minister

    Posted Dec 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Judicial review challenges and court decisions have provided the government with 'important and practical guidance', the secretary for justice said yesterday. ... On Wednesday, Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang said the growing number of judicial reviews should be viewed in a 'constructive and positive way' by both the public and the government. Since ...

  8. View judicial reviews as a good thing, says chief justice

    Posted Dec 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong The growing number of judicial reviews in Hong Kong should be viewed in a 'constructive and positive way' by both the public and the government, the chief justice said yesterday. Noting the striking growth in the number of cases in recent years, Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang said judicial review was the 'cornerstone of good governance... ...

  9. Delivery of 'clean' justice has nothing to do with pay scales

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Simon Au ('We are paying for clean justice', May 31), uncritically argued that 'high pay for judges is the price we pay for clean justice'. What is meant by high pay, as distinguished from normal or low pay? How do we determine what premium we should award judges on top of normal pay in order to secure clean justice? And of course what is 'clean justice ...

  10. Justice at last for Tigers' ruthless mastermind?

    Posted Dec 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Paul Harris

    ... A decisive victory by Sri Lankan government forces would at last bring peace and a return of prosperity to the war-torn country, and might also offer the prospect of justice for one ... but from which wasps and hornets break free'. With movement at last in northern Sri Lanka, there is finally a chance that a large and malevolent hornet will be brought to justice. Paul Harris ...




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