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  1. Model tells court of sex 'ritual' with truck driver

    Posted Oct 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Prosecutor Terence Wai said Au Yeung, who claimed to be a Taoist Mao Shan master, performed rituals on the model that involved oral sex and sexual intercourse, claiming they would change her luck, between April and December 2007. The model said her agency manager brought up the topic of changing her luck during a phone conversation that April. Her manager told her that she knew a Mao Shan ...

  2. New crop of pro-Ai Weiwei graffiti appears

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Phyllis Tsang Graffiti and stencil drawings in support of detained artist-activist Ai Weiwei spread further across Hong Kong during the Easter holiday, with former supreme leader Mao Zedong and another activist getting into the action too. One leading arts group said it believed the latest drawings and paintings were, in part, a protest against the police's decision ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LETTER OF THE LAW

    Will looking to the law solve society's morality problems?

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by DR KAREN LEE

    ... the community is called to do good deeds, his name was also mentioned with the likes of Karl Marx and Mao Zedong in the recent National People's Congress meeting, during which comrades were urged ...

  4. News - China

    Gu Kailai's suspended death sentence reflects recent anti-execution trend

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... and cautious imposition of the death penalty. Later, when the Communist Party took power, Mao Zedong adopted the concept. In 1951, at the height of a movement to suppress counter-revolutionaries, he said those "who have done serious but not extremely serious harm to the state could be sentenced to death with a two-year suspension of execution". Mao's order became a national ...

  5. Premier warns leaders to abide by rule of law

    Posted Mar 05th 2004, 12:00am by Christine Chan, Wang Xiangwei

    ... quoting Mao Zedong: 'The government will not become lax if the people are supervising the government.' Mr Wen said: 'We must listen to the views of the democratic parties and people ...

  6. Bo ousted, wife in murder probe

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... politician who battled corruption in Chongqing, espoused many of the ideals of Mao Zedong and was tipped to join the nine-member Politburo Standing Committee, the party's top decision-making ...

  7. Hint at death penalty for Bo

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tenures as consecutive party secretaries of Tianjin. A commonly cited anecdote in mainland media is that even though other officials tried to lobby on their behalf, Mao Zedong said that they must ... have committed various degrees of mistakes,' Mao explained, according to the anecdote. The People's Daily article did not mention Bo's name, but some China watchers made the link ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China doesn't need more show trials

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Chang Ping

    ... herself as a dog of Mao Zedong. More than 30 years later, another political wife stood accused in a Chinese court of law, one believed to have been similarly corrupted by the power wielded by her ...

  9. Rule of arbitrary law

    Posted Jul 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the current leadership, is meaningless as long as the Communist Party and government lie above the law. The standard excuse for this is that until the early 1980s, thanks to Mao Zedong, China had ... is precisely the same as it was in the imperial system for centuries before Mao: to prevent disorder and to enable the state to punish its enemies. The notion that the state itself is subject to law, ...

  10. Half of top judges lack legal training

    Posted Jul 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was praised by former leader Mao Zedong as an ideal way to solve people's disputes. But Professor He said the historical context was the Communist Party's reluctance to follow the laws set ...




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