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  1. Delayed justice

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... but came to Canada with his family when he was four. As a teenager in Montreal, he fell into a life of crime, mostly theft and drug dealing, and when he reached adulthood, the government threw him ... George, Lai knew how to play the game. He called a lawyer and, together, they took on the system. 'Endless appeals, endless abuses.' That is how a character in the film Human Cargo ...

  2. Him of sorrow

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... from drug abuse and deafness to the death of two bandmates and child pornography allegations- the short, unhappy life of Kurt Donald Cobain brought tragic meaning to life imitating art. ... 'A ONCE BEAUTIFUL, angry, petulant, spoiled, drug-addled middle-class white boy from a divorced family who just happened, with the help of two of his slightly more stable peers, to make ...

  3. Hyatt of fashion

    Posted Jan 09th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Edited by Tinnie Chow It was a case of deja vu when more than 250 people attended the yearly 'At The Grand' New Year's Eve Ball at the Grand Hyatt. Guests sampled the nostalgia of three decades from the 1930s to the 50s, although I think th ...

  4. Youth leader's mission inspires confidence in teenagers

    Posted Aug 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Nicole Tsang Forty-year-old Tom Tong works up to 14 hours a day, but the systems analyst associate knows the secret of staying youthful- mixing with young people every day. Aside from his full-time job as Deutsche Bank's information technology teams& ...

  5. Husband convicted of child abuse for not stopping wife's cruelty

    Posted Jun 30th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle A man whose baby daughter died of injuries inflicted upon her by his wife was yesterday found guilty of child abuse. Ngai Kwok-leung, 27, had pleaded not guilty to one count ... had been sentenced to one year in prison for a previous conviction for child abuse in 2000. That case arose from an incident in which Ngai shook his older daughter, then about six months old, ...

  6. RTHK chiefs criticised over tender abuses

    Posted Mar 30th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Li

    ... Jonathan Li A District Court judge yesterday criticised RTHK's senior executives for 'turning a blind eye' to abuses of tenders for production contracts, following the conviction of a former staff member and his accomplices for fraud worth $740,000. In continuing his verdict from Thursday, Deputy District Court Judge Kevin Browne also took the broadcaster to task ...

  7. New regime accused of same old abuses

    Posted Nov 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... this government took over, it's been a dictatorship,' said Mario Joseph, a lawyer who worked to bring human rights abusers to justice under Aristide and is now representing 54 people he claims ... and are serving sentences. Neither the US nor the UN, which has a peacekeeping force of more than 3,000 troops in Haiti, have censured abuses committed under the government of Prime Minister Gerard ...

  8. Police abused us for years, say residents

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Fuyang, Anhui Elderly farmers weep in court as witnesses recall suffering The Fuyang courtroom was a scene of sorrow and tears yesterday as villagers told of the abuse they claimed to have suffered over the years at the hands of police. Wang Hongchao, a farmer from Wangying village, said he had once been handcuffed behind his back for a month after he petitioned ...

  9. Employer acquitted of maid abuse

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Louisa Yan The wife of the director of water supplies was acquitted yesterday of assaulting her maid because the magistrate said he found the Indonesian woman who made the accusation an unreliable witness. Kowloon City Court magistrate Bruce McNair acquit ...

  10. Experts hail light murder penalty for abused wife

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Legal experts and feminists are hailing the five-year jail term handed to a Nanjing woman this month for murdering her abusive husband as a victory for common sense. When Ding ... on suspicion of murder, about 200 of her neighbours appealed to police and pleaded for leniency because she had been severely abused by her husband. Last week, Nanjing Intermediate People's Court ...




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