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  1. Taiwan's court strips Chen's son of position

    Posted Aug 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... turned down his application, a decision he called politically motivated. The island's Supreme Court said in its verdict against Chen that they could not suspend the sentence because of his ... and supporters questioned why Chen's sentence was not allowed to be suspended or commuted to fines, either of which would have allowed him to keep his post. Huang Li-hsin, director ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Shenzhen 'official' in sexual harassment case reaches settlement with Taiwan waiter

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 03:09pm by Ernest Kao

    ... to thwart a three-year suspended jail sentence, the Southern Metropolis Daily reported on Wednesday. According to the report, Li was attending a banquet on Sunday at the Grand Hotel in Taipei ...

  3. News - China - BRIEFS

    Briefs, December 23, 2012

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by WIRE

    ... rages over whether the island should abolish capital punishment. The sentences were carried out late on Friday, a day after Justice Minister Tseng Yung-fu signed the execution orders, ...

  4. Beijing to hand over 14 fraud suspects to island

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... between Taipei and Manila. The move is expected to happen next month. If found guilty, the 14 could face sentences of up to 30 years in jail, officials said yesterday. The suspects were sent ... to the island, lodged a strong protest against Manila and retaliated by briefly suspending the issuance of work permits for Filipino workers. Taiwanese authorities later sent officials to the mainland ...

  5. News - China - COURT

    Former Ma Ying-jeou aide Lin Yi-shih jailed for extortion

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Public outcry as district court imposes 'light' seven-year sentence on Lin Yi-shih, throws out graft charges and acquits relatives of all charges Former Ma aide jailed for extortion A former top aide of Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou was sentenced yesterday to seven years and four months in jail for using his ...

  6. News - China - TAIPEI BRIEFING

    Questions over impartiality of judicial system in Taiwan

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung A light sentence for a former presidential aide in a graft scandal that was widely criticised should be cue for considering trial by jury Island's judicial system again ... just because of pressure from society Judge Wu Chiu-hong On April 30, the Taipei District Court sentenced him to 71/4 years in jail, much less than the life sentence sought by prosecutors. ...

  7. News - China

    Taiwan’s ex-president transferred to prison hospital

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 03:35pm by AFP

    ... and taking kickbacks on government contracts during his 2000-2008 presidency. Chen was first sentenced to life imprisonment in 2009 on multiple graft convictions. His sentence was later reduced after ...

  8. News - China

    Taiwan says former president Chen Shui-bian attempted suicide with towel

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 02:24pm by AP

    ... injuries Chen may have suffered, the statement said he was in stable condition on Monday at the prison, which is part of a hospital compound. The 62-year-old is serving a 20-year sentence ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am

    ... The shooting to death of a Taiwanese fisherman 1. The Manila Times It is most unfortunate that the government of Taiwan has suspended the issuance of visas to Filipinos. … The suspension was in reaction to the unfortunate killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in contested waters a few days ago. The emotional reaction is understandable because Taiwan ...

  10. News - China - EARTHQUAKE

    Strong Taiwan quake kills one, injures 86

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 10:37am by AFP

    ... suspended all trains for more than four hours for safety checks after the quake while the metro system in the capital Taipei was also temporarily suspended. Many buildings in Taipei swayed while ...




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