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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Teenager 'wore Japanese kendo mask while friend stabbed his father to death'

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 03:21pm by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Mother tells murder trial how masked son woke her at knifepoint; she saw husband being hacked to death, then attacker turned on her Armed son woke me to horror scene A mother told a murder trial yesterday how she woke up in the middle of the night to find her son wearing a kendo-style caged mask and pointing a knife at her. Irene Fok then saw her ...

  2. Business - Money - COURTS

    Lawsuit against China Everbright Securities may tarnish through train stock scheme

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:56am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Everbright lawsuit may tarnish stock scheme A class-action lawsuit stemming from a chaotic trading error by China Everbright Securities in August last year has put the China Securities Regulatory Commission on the dock just two months before the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock trading scheme launches in October. A class-action lawsuit was filed ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Mother who dumped her baby daughter's dead body in bin 'made up abduction story'

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:46pm by CHRIS LAU

    ... had left Hoi-ching home alone while she went to a violin lesson in the middle of November last year. After talking to her teacher, police put the date as November 17. Ng claimed that when she ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Philanthropist sues school for 'misleading' him

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by JULIE CHU

    ... to build a new teaching building. Koo handed over HK$20 million in December 2007. The businessman had attended its sister school, Pui Ching Middle School. Koo claims what Young and Lee told him ... sued the newspaper for defamation. Pui Ching Middle School was established on the mainland in 1889 and moved to Hong Kong in 1933. The middle school is government-aided, while the sister ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Maid assault case: defendant 'too weak' to splash helper with hot water

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by CHRIS LAU

    ... index and middle fingers tightly so he could gauge the force, a technique he said doctors commonly used when equipment failed. Au, who claimed to have been showering when Raksona suffered her ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - COURTS

    Goldman Sachs ran 'boys club' and visited strip clubs, says lawsuit

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 01:51am by BLOOM

    ... proposed class action DAVID WELLS, GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP A decision by District Judge Analisa Torres to allow the women to sue as a class would increase the risk to Goldman. In the lawsuit, filed ... has denied the women's claims. "This is a normal and anticipated procedural step for any proposed class action lawsuit and does not change the case's lack of merit," said ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Planners 'went against their own policy' in giving go-ahead to PLA dock, hears court

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:05am by JULIE CHU

    ... of it as a military berth or dock. Mr Justice Thomas Au Hing-cheung reserved his judgment to an unspecified date and granted an interim stay. The board decided in February to rezone the middle 150 metres ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Live blog: Kwoks used 'elaborate' scheme to mask payments for Hui, prosecution says

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 10:12am by Enoch Yiu, Stuart Lau, Patsy Moy

    ... private company, Villalta- one of the alleged vehicles used to funnel secret payments to Hui.  Villalta disbursed HK$10.8 million by cashier order to middle man Francis Kwan, "not ... via Francis Kwan. The middle man allegedly used his sister-in-law Mabel Chan's bank account for some of these transfers.   Hui received several cheques or cashier orders for amounts ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Live blog: Rafael Hui portrayed as Kwoks' 'inside man' as prosecution sets out case in graft trial

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 10:13am by Stuart Lau, Austin Chiu, Enoch Yiu

    ... But in all this, Kwan was the middle man. For his efforts, Kwan was allegedly "rewarded handsomely": HK$2 million for the 2005 transfer and around HK$1 million for the 2007 payment. "It is not bad for simply passing some money to an old friend," the prosecutor says.  3.43pm: Francis Kwan Hung-sang is described as the "middle man" by the prosecutor. Kwan, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Plane bomb hoax accused was delusional and erratic, court told

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 06:05pm by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Passenger who allegedly used Toblerone bar ‘like a sword’ says he was only making jokes 'Bomb threat on a first class that wasn't there' A Finnish traveller on an Amsterdam-Hong Kong flight that had no first-class seats claimed there was a bomb in the first class, a court heard yesterday. Antti Manselius, 23, also thought at times ...




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