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  1. 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 ...

  2. Villa Pinada pair found guilty of $480m fraud

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Two company directors who cheated investors in a luxury residential complex of more than $480 million spent last night in jail after being convicted of fraud. The former managing director of Gold Face Holdings, Tai Chi-wah, 49, and 52-year-old ...

  3. Courtroom drama

    Posted Jun 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Roger Pope This play is about an incident in a football match. The striker, called Joe Norris, has broken free of the defenders and only has the goalkeeper between him and the goal. The goalkeeper, called Pat Godwin, fouls him by pulling him to the ground ...

  4. Just following procedure

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... C. K. Lau When a civil servant makes a mistake, do you blame him or the system that allows the mistake to occur? If the mistake was made after he followed all the procedures set up to help ... was procedurally sound in coming to a substantively wrong decision. Unless there is evidence to suggest Mr Leung might have compromised his integrity in any way- and I am not suggesting he has- ...

  5. Juror's English halts murder trial

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

    ... Yvonne Tsui A jury in a murder trial was discharged yesterday before proceedings began after a heated exchange between the judge and a juror who said his English was too poor to serve on the seven-member panel even though he was a university graduate. Cha ...

  6. Appeal on right to privacy rejected

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

    ... their temporary legal validity. Yesterday's case involved three appellants- sergeants Kan Kwok-cheung, 42, and Popy Lam Hon-kwok, 45, and constable Jim Fai-keung, 38- who were jailed with a fourth ...

  7. Lawyers press for legal aid reform

    Posted Oct 30th 2006, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... into the criminal legal aid system, which its says does not pay lawyers enough and, in many cases, leads to injustice and a waste of court resources. Discontent in the legal sector is simmering after a series of failed attempts by lawyer's groups to get the government to allocate more funding to the legal aid system. A committee member of the Law Society said suggestions of a judicial ...

  8. Legal cases hampered, claim Sars survivors

    Posted Mar 15th 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... with legal procedures.' Mr Pang said the authority had refused to provide even the most basic information, such as hospital floor plans, its infection control guidelines and supplies ... treatments. Mr Pang said: 'We simply ask for some public information which the authority should provide to any members in the community. The authority is trying to hamper the legal procedures ...

  9. Court upholds ruling on drug carriers

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle, Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Nick Gentle and Ravina Shamdasani Hong Kong's highest court has upheld a ruling that the government had warned could open the floodgates to tens of thousands of appeals by convicted drug offenders. The Court of Final Appeal ruled unanimously yesterda ...

  10. Ching verdict a cloud over legal system, friends say

    Posted Sep 28th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Ching Cheong's conviction for spying for Taiwan has cast a shadow over the mainland's legal system and investment environment, the Hong Kong journalist's ... and the way Ching's statement was taken. 'If China's procedures in law enforcement and the judicial system cannot be perfected, how can it establish a reputation in international ...




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