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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    New legal bid by trio in deleted files case

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Defendants facing fraud allegations issue High Court writ to quash previous rejection of their application for a stay of proceedings Fraud trio attempt to quash lost files prosecution Three defendants, who failed to thwart ...

  2. For and against: Hong Kong juries on trial

    Posted Oct 27th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... than 800 years and is the cornerstone of many legal systems around the globe, it is still far from flawless. The Jury Ordinance states that any Hong Kong resident, aged 21-65, who is of a sound ... rare cases, the judge can overrule the decision and announce a mistrial, the jury's verdict usually cannot be questioned. All jurors are assumed to have no prior legal training ...

  3. Inquest jury on suicide urges extra hospital staff

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

    ... Loretta Fong An inquest jury called on the Hospital Authority to increase manpower in public hospitals after a suicide note by a patient who jumped to his death at a hospital accused medical staff of ignoring his needs. The five-member jury made that and ...

  4. Protest motion gets green light

    Posted May 30th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee A pro-democracy lawmaker was given the green light yesterday to move a motion calling on people to 'demonstrate once again on July 1 this year the might of the people'. Approval from Legislative Council president Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai ...

  5. Noble Victory shows benefits of break

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison Peter Ng Bik-kuen's handy sprinter Noble Victory indicated he was getting back to his best when winning the second of two dirt barrier trials held at Sha Tin on Friday morning. The speedy grey lost his form at the end of October and, ...

  6. Jury still ponders bribe case

    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow A High Court jury considering the multimillion-dollar bribery case involving the father of pop star Eason Chan Yick-shun last night again failed to decide on the fate of the senior Housing Department official. The seven jurors had to spend a ...

  7. City Briefs

    Posted Dec 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... selina tsang gets a dressing down over fur A decision by Hong Kong's First Lady to wear fur has incurred the wrath of animal lovers, with one welfare group launching a one-member-one-letter campaign to press Selina Tsang Pou Siu-mei to give up the pe ...

  8. Boy killed for 'careless' laughter, court hears

    Posted Sep 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow Man beat 10-year-old cousin to death and left body on a roof, prosecutor says A 21-year-old man beat his 10-year-old cousin to death after the boy admitted laughing at his telephone conversation with a schoolgirl, the Court of First Instance ...

  9. Ex-policeman gets life in jail for murdering 'lover'

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Diana Lee diana.lee@scmp.com A former policeman turned cab driver was sentenced to life in prison yesterday for murdering a 25-year-old woman he had been 'obsessed' with. Wan Kim-chung, 45, showed no emotion when, after two hours of deliberation ...

  10. Foster's design thrown out before it won

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng, Gary Cheung and Olga Wong The winning canopy design submitted by British architect Norman Foster in a 2001 competition for the West Kowloon arts and cultural hub was among 12 designs disqualified for technical reasons. According to people famili ...




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