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  1. Frail Kissel still mentally strong

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... for drugging, then bludgeoning her husband, Merrill Lynch banker Robert Kissel, to death at their flat in Parkview, Tai Tam. Kissel has a worsening knee injury and is reportedly unable to walk. Recent ...

  2. A lengthy battle

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 2003 Nov 2: Robert Kissel last seen alive at his Parkview flat by Andrew Tanzer, his neighbour. Nancy Kissel bludgeons Robert Kissel to death after he drinks a drug-laced milkshake. Nov 6: Colleague David Noh files a missing persons report and police find Robert Kissel's body in a storeroom at Parkview. Nov 8: Nancy Kissel is charged with murder. 2005 Jun 7: Trial opens. Sep 1: ...

  3. Inescapable conclusion

    Posted Mar 27th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... probably represents the severance of all links between Kissel and her children. That same year, a US court awarded custody of the two girls and the boy to Jane Clayton, Robert Kissel's sister. ... But if the Kissel family was cursed, the curse was not confined to Hong Kong. In April 2006, the body of Robert's older brother, Andrew, was found bound and stabbed in the basement of his Connecticut ...

  4. Kissel wins right to be heard by Court of Final Appeal

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... husband Robert Kissel in a sensational case. The city's highest court could order a new trial for the mother of three, or deny her appeal against conviction. Kissel, 44, received a life ... and the trial judge's instructions to jurors on self-defence. Yesterday, Mr Justice Kemal Bokhary questioned why the high-profile trial was told that Robert Kissel feared his wife was trying ...

  5. Banker's worries about marriage a rebuttal of abuse claim, court told

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The concerns that Merrill Lynch banker Robert Kissel had about his marriage months before his wife killed him amounted to a rebuttal of her claims that he physically and sexually abused ... not have been admissible because it was 'prejudicial' hearsay evidence. The court was told that evidence from the two prosecution witnesses at the murder trial divulged Robert ...

  6. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Feb 13th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... banker husband Robert has been overturned by the Court of Final Appeal People see us as terrorists these days, they avoid us whenever they see us smoking. I Smoke Alliance convenor Lee Mer, ...

  7. Kissel suspicion of wife's intent 'prejudicial'

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Merril Lynch banker Robert Kissel's suspicion about his wife's intent to kill him months before his death in 2003 should not have been admitted as evidence in Nancy Kissel's murder trial, a court was told yesterday. Robert's suspicion was 'dangerously prejudicial', Nancy Kissel's barrister Gerard McCoy SC argued on the third day of her ...

  8. Court finds disgruntled former accountant guilty of contempt

    Posted Oct 26th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A disgruntled former accountant who repeatedly sent letters and documents to judges and called a judge's clerk, sometimes using insulting, abusive and threatening language, was yesterday found to be in contempt of court. Lisa Yuen Oi-yee, formerly an accountant at a company called Robert Lam Properties, has pursued a number of claims involving the businesses of Robert Lam ...

  9. Nancy Kissel's new murder trial set to begin in November

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Robert Kissel, an investment banker with Merrill Lynch, was fed a drug-laced milkshake before being bludgeoned to death with a metal ornament in the family's flat on the luxurious Parkview ... of Kissel had resulted in an unfair trial. They also found that the trial judge had erred in ruling that evidence from a confidante of Robert Kissel and from his private investigator about ...

  10. US movie to follow the saga of two Kissel brothers' murders

    Posted Jun 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The sensational murder tale of Hong Kong-based banker Robert Kissel by his wife Nancy will be made into a television movie in the United States and, in a bitter twist, her ... of Robert Kissel and his brother Andrew, three years apart and at opposite ends of the Earth. 'This story about one family's quest for the American dream that spiralled out of control also ...




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