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  1. Woman escapes jail term for illegally hiring maid at dog shelter

    Posted Oct 08th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A beautician who hired an Indonesian maid to care for more than 150 homeless dogs in a shelter has been sentenced to 180 hours of community service. Magistrate Pang Chung-ping told Kelly Tse Nga-yee, 33, that she could have gone to jail, but he accepted that she had committed the offence out of her love of animals and not for personal gain, was genuinely remorseful ...

  2. Quarry Bay Park workers fiddled books to pay for staff toilets

    Posted Aug 04th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man When Chan Sau-yan decided he wanted toilets installed in the management office of a park in Quarry Bay, he knew exactly who would pick up the bill. Chan, a senior amenities assistant with the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, ordered staff working under him to make 25 fake requests for minor repairs in two parks, such as water pipes and decoration work. Each ...

  3. Pair held friend's child, 7, for ransom

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A Pakistani social worker and his pregnant Indian partner held her friend's seven-year-old son and demanded a ransom of HK$200,000 because he was worried they would not have enough money to raise their child, a court heard yesterday. Mohammad Nadim, 22, a part-time social worker at the Islamic Welfare Union, pleaded guilty to one count of forceful detention ...

  4. Fraudsters jailed for up to 41/2 years for criminal 'masterpiece'

    Posted Feb 10th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man Nine fraudsters in what a judge called a 'masterpiece' of a crime have been sentenced to 14 to 54 months in prison for cheating nine banks out of HK$70.7 million ... a loss of HK$31.5 million, said Myron Ng Man-keung, a detective senior inspector with the police commercial crimes bureau. A key message from the case, he said, was that banks should treat senior ...

  5. One man's freedom is hope for homeowners

    Posted Oct 31st 2009, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill In a landmark case, a judge in a mainland court has released a man who killed the agent of a developer sent to force him and his family to leave their home. In the Middle ... had come to demolish it. The Benxi case sparked an intense online debate over whether Zhang was justified in killing the demolition man in the name of protecting his private property. Zhang ...

  6. The body man

    Posted May 15th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... during their lives. 'These days, I no longer feel bad about the unresolved cases- I know I have done my best and tried everything,' he said. It is this attitude that has helped steel ...

  7. News - China - COURTS

    Chinese man accused of adultery clears his name after 50 years

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 06:41pm by Ernest Kao

    ... his appeals. His wife also worked long hours to help him. In 2005, Wang read an article about a man finding his biological father through a paternity test. So Wang hired a team of lawyers ...

  8. Man accused of transferring millions to Ao Man-long appears in court

    Posted Sep 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... controlled by the jailed former Macau minister Ao Man-long. Macau resident and engineer Ieong Wa-kong, 43, did not enter a plea in Eastern Court to one count of dealing with property representing ... Veng-kong, his brother Ao Man-fu, his sister-in-law Ao Chan Wa-choi and three companies- to pay any amount still missing plus unspecified damages and interest. According to a suit filed by the Macau ...

  9. Tycoon's grandson jailed despite victim's plea for 'second chance'

    Posted Mar 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong The third wife of late industrialist Haking Wong has forgiven her step-grandson for hitting her on the head with a steel rod and stealing HK$1.74 million. In a letter ... Wong's uncle, Professor Lo King-man, renowned as 'the father of Hong Kong opera'; Grace Tang Wai-king, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology at the University of Hong Kong and an old ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and that women's clothing excited him. Sailors hurt as barge cable snaps Three mainland sailors were injured when a steel cable snapped and hit them. Police said the men, who were on a barge anchored off ... a 21-year-old man and seized HK$24,000 worth of drugs, believed to be ketamine, in a raid on a Ngau Tau Kok flat at about 12.30am. He was being questioned. Officers attacked during search Two police ...




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