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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Teenage prodigy sues Hong Kong policeman and government for 'racial discrimination'

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 03:16pm by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Teen sues policeman for 'racial discrimination' A "gifted" teenager is suing the Hong Kong government and a police officer, claiming he ... Singh wants a published apology from the government and Hung, and for the officer's conduct to be investigated. The teenager is also seeking damages for unlawful arrest and false ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Woman, 18, who tortured cat escapes jail 'because she is young'

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 01:06pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Woman, 18, escapes jail in cat abuse case A young woman who took part in torturing a stray cat to the brink of death has been sent for drug rehabilitation ... At yesterday's sentencing in Kwun Tong Court, defence counsel Luk King-wang, for Kong, said in mitigation that the teenager was led astray by "bad friends". It was only after the cat abuse case ...

  3. News - World - COURTS

    Mother jailed 20 years for killing baby with morphine in her breast milk

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 01:34am by AP

    ... in Spartanburg, in the state of South Carolina, found the former nurse guilty of homicide by child abuse the day before and she could have faced up to life behind bars. Her lawyer said she would appeal ... in the baby's body that a pathologist testified could have been lethal for an adult. With no needle marks on the child's body, authorities decided the drugs must have got into the infant through ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    TCM practitioner gets suspended jail term for prescribing Western drugs

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Elderly practitioner gets suspended jail term for prescribing medicines without a licence Chinese medic gave Western drugs illegally A Chinese medicine practitioner who prescribed Western drugs without a licence has been given a two-month jail term suspended for a year. Lu Chu-ying, 77, admitted he had prescribed and dispensed four drugs ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Newspaper founder fails in bid to have 33-year-old arrest warrant for trafficking revoked

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 01:30pm by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com But judge decides against revoking arrest warrant over drug charges Prosecution of Ma Sik-chun ruled out in 2005 The Department of Justice decided almost 10 years ago it no longer had enough evidence to prosecute fugitive Oriental Daily News co-founder Ma Sik-chun on drug charges, it emerged yesterday as a judge refused to revoke an arrest warrant ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Angry teenage mechanic severed plane's autopilot wires, court told

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 03:16am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Aircraft wires cut in anger, court told A teenage aircraft mechanic cut more than 20 wires controlling a plane's mechanics and autopilot system because he was angry, a court heard yesterday. Tang Wing-hon, 19, had been tasked with carrying out a maintenance check on the aircraft when he allegedly cut 22 wires in four sections of the plane. Prosecutors ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Discrimination case: police had 'no interest' in hearing Indian boy's side

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:18pm by LO WEI

    ... of a teenage science prodigy suing a policeman for racial discrimination said officers were "not interested" when she and her son tried to explain his innocence, the District Court heard ... said Chan grabbed him by the arm and refused to let him go. Singh accused Hung of favouring Chan's version of the incident over his own because of Singh's race. The teenager ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    PLA break-in suspect calls to halt trial, claiming pressure from Beijing

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... be punished. All the defendants had earlier pleaded not guilty to the charge of entering a closed area without a permit. Cheung, Tse and the teenager had given statements to police but doubted ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Police officer in race discrimination case was 'aggressive and threatening', court told

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 02:50pm by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Teenager claims his assault complaint was ignored Policeman threatened boy, hearing told A policeman accused of racial discrimination allegedly used threats to force a boy of Indian descent to admit assault, the District Court heard yesterday. Officer Hung Kai-kam arrested 11-year-old Arjun Singh at Wan Chai MTR station on January 6, 2010, after a Chinese ...

  10. News - World - COURTS

    US general's dramatic court martial weighs heavy on Senate's military sex abuse bill

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 10:34am by Staff Reporter

    ... whether to press charges, amid concerns that military commanders have failed to stop and police sex abuse in the military. This would represent the biggest change to military law in decades, ... because of “politics and outside pressures”. Others say it stems from the fear of being seen as covering up the sex abuse case, the report said. “Was I stunned? Yes, in bold, large font,” Scheff ...




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