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  1. Solicitor faces probe over conduct judge called 'outrageous'

    Posted Jan 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... damages. In the court's ruling on December 24, he won HK$2.14 million. Wong said the Law Society had opened a file on Erving in response to a complaint made in 2004 but that it had been put ...

  2. Failure to submit reports robbed me of justice: assault victim

    Posted Jan 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A 70-year-old woman who suffered broken bones when attacked by an elderly neighbour alleges that, at 14 days, the jail sentence given to the neighbour was too lenient and was a miscarriage of justice because two reports on the extent of her inju ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Blaze breaks out at noodle factory A fire broke out at a noodle factory at Yip Kan Street in Aberdeen at 1.30am. Three pieces of wood placed near a machine were found to be on fire. Firemen were called to the scene. Initial investigation showed the case w ...

  4. Police officers banned from nightclubs

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Mainland police have been banned from setting foot in commercial entertainment venues such as nightclubs as part of a wider clampdown on corruption. The anti-graft drive was launched by the Communist Party Committee of the Ministry of Public Se ...

  5. Arson abode seekers win last chance to appeal

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Angel Lau Top court agrees to hear new evidence in Immigration Tower attack case Seven abode seekers yesterday secured their last chance to overturn their manslaughter convictions for starting a fatal fire in Immigration Tower in August 2000. Three senior ...

  6. Families of two girls killed in Beijing fire file lawsuit

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... The parents of two Hong Kong schoolgirls killed in a hotel fire in Beijing last year have filed a civil lawsuit against the hotel seeking 6.7 million yuan (HK$6.3 million) in compensation. Tsoi Tsz-yan, 12, and Hydie Lau Hoi-yee, 17, died in a fire at the ...

  7. Man found guilty of murder over 1997 fire

    Posted May 04th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who planned a firebomb attack on a bar in Tsim Sha Tsui in 1997 that killed 17 people was convicted of two counts of murder yesterday. A jury, by a majority of five to two, found Choi Kam-fai, 34, guilty on both counts in the Court of First Instance. The blaze occurred on January 25, 1997, at Top One Karaoke Box in Prat Avenue. One count related to the 15 people ...

  8. City Briefs

    Posted Sep 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Judge adjourns case for woman to get legal advice Betty So Mei-ngor, who is being sued for disability discrimination by her former maid, was advised by District Court judge Anthony To Kwai-fung to hire a solicitor to represent her in court to avoid furthe ...

  9. Suicide bid man faces charge over flat blast

    Posted Sep 30th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... The jobless man who blew up his public housing flat in an attempted suicide on Sunday, injuring three other people, might face a criminal charge carrying a maximum of life imprisonment, ... investigating whether the man was responsible for any criminal liability in the incident under Section 53 of the Crimes Ordinance - 'causing an explosion likely to endanger life or property'. ...

  10. 'Unfaithful' man suffocated

    Posted Nov 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow A mainland woman who suffocated her husband because he was having an affair across the border was jailed for five years yesterday. Housewife Zhang Hui-na, 34, then tried to commit suicide by taking an overdose of sleeping pills and setting f ...




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