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  1. News - China

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

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

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Sentence reflects anti-execution trend Suspended death sentences such as the one given to Gu Kailai yesterday are a measure Beijing has adopted in recent ... is no clear law to define the suspended death sentence; the judges can give this sentence as the circumstances may require," said Beijing lawyer Li Heping. He said Gu's case was definitely ...

  2. Suspended sentence for aiding vote rigger

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com A man who claimed he was manipulated into helping rig a district council election last year was given a suspended sentence and a dressing down ... it was a serious breach of Hong Kong's 'indispensable cornerstone' of fair elections. He sentenced Li to 21/2 months in jail, suspended for 18 months. Li told Kowloon City Court an old ...

  3. Billionaire's death sentence suspended

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tzewei tzewei.ng@scmp.com The death penalty for 30-year-old Zhejiang billionaire Wu Ying was upheld yesterday in a retrial, but suspended for two years- a decision hailed by some legal experts but slammed by Wu's father, who maintained she was innocent. Under Chinese law, the suspended death penalty means that Wu's sentence will be commuted to life imprisonment if she ...

  4. Fake voting address leads to suspended jail sentence

    Posted May 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... making an incorrect statement. He was sentenced in Kowloon City Court to a two-month jail term suspended for a year after it was revealed that he did not vote in the election. The prosecution ... Stuart Lau and Joyce Ng People who rigged votes in last year's district council elections will be given immediate jail sentences if they are found guilty of casting a ballot after ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Suspended jail terms for leaders of North Point anti-police rally

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Two activists behind unauthorised anti-police protest after last year's June 4 rally sentenced Suspended jail terms for march leaders Two of eight activists convicted of unlawful assembly after last year's June 4 vigil were sentenced yesterday to four weeks in jail, suspended for a year, for their leading roles in the rally. ...

  6. News - China - CRIME

    Death sentences for Mekong River murderers of 13 Chinese sailors

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Sailors' murderers sentenced to death Four men, including notorious Myanmese militia ringleader and drug lord Naw Kham, were sentenced to death yesterday for murdering 13 Chinese sailors aboard two cargo ships on the Mekong River in Thailand. The verdict was handed down by the Intermediate People's Court of Kunming, in Yunnan province. Another man received a suspended death sentence ...

  7. Suspended jail term for assault on neighbour in lift

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com The nephew of Daniel Koo Shing-cheong, chairman of retail and manufacturing company Shui Hing (HK), was given a suspended prison sentence yesterday for attacking ... Court that Koo, 43, had committed a serious crime. 'The attack... continued for over 10 minutes,' she said. The magistrate sentenced Koo to two weeks' jailed but suspended ...

  8. News - China - COURTS

    Beijing model sentenced for posting sexy photos in police garb

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 10:27am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao A model in Beijing was handed a suspended sentence by a court on Monday, after she was found posting provocative photos of herself in police uniform on microblogging site Weibo ... posted them on her Weibo account to attract more followers. The Court of First Instance in Beijing’s Fengtai District found Wang guilty of false impersonation as a policewoman and sentenced her ...

  9. News - China - ROAD ACCIDENT

    Officials suspended after Jiangxi school bus crash

    Posted Dec 26th 2012, 01:10pm by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in Beijing A dozen local officials in rural eastern China have been suspended while authorities investigate the crash of an overloaded school van that killed 11 ... suspended, the official party newspaper People’s Daily reported. The principal of the kindergarten, who also was the van’s driver, has been detained, and Xinhua news agency said the privately run ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Neurosurgeon sentenced for molesting nurses

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 02:53pm by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan A doctor was sentenced to 16 weeks in jail on Friday after he was found guilty of molesting three nurses at a public hospital. Magistrate Ko Wai-hung sentenced neurosurgeon Dr ... pending appeal against the conviction. He has been suspended from his duties at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, in Yau Ma Tei, since his arrest. The court previously heard that the doctor molested three ...




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