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    Former top Chinese energy official Liu Tienan stands trial on corruption charges

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 11:45am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Prosecutors seek penalties that could see ex-head of the National Energy Administration jailed for life A former top energy official and economic policymaker accused of accepting more than 35.58 million yuan (HK$44.88 million) in bribes stood trial on Wednesday morning, state media reported. The trial of Liu Tienan, a former head of the National Energy ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    ICAC officers question man caught filming Rafael Hui Si-yan trial

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 04:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... trial High Court jurors listening to former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan give evidence raised the alarm yesterday when they spotted a man filming proceedings. The middle-aged man ... in court is strictly forbidden. The man's phone was inspected and he was found to have taken three videos and a photograph of the trial. The Post has decided not to name the man. After the man ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LETTER OF THE LAW

    Contempt rules need urgent change to avoid trial by Google

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 03:12am by GRENVILLE CROSS

    ... Grenville Cross Jurors elsewhere have been caught researching cases online; trials here may be similarly at risk Contempt rules need urgent change to avoid trial by Google Research, said ... the thoughts of the astronaut when it commented: "Private research was not the way to obtain this information." It is a cardinal rule that trial issues must be dealt with transparently ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Happy Valley keeper 'was asked to let in 3 or 4 goals': match-fixing trial

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:33pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Former Happy Valley goalie tells match-fixing trial he got a 'strange' call the night before a game, and he believed it was the assistant coach ... translated the hearing for him into Putonghua. The trial continues today before Deputy Magistrate Colin Wong Sze-cheung.   ...

  5. Sport - Racing

    Speedsters make mark at trials before big assignments

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 09:17pm by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Speedsters make mark before big assignments High-profile sprinters Amber Sky and Rich Tapestry won trials over the past two days but the 12 heats also ... 20.4s from the 800m to 400m mark. Three-quarters of a length away was 97-rated sprinter Super Jockey (Karis Teetan), Tony Millard's six-year-old looking sharp in his first trial after ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rafael Hui admits in corruption trial that he evaded taxes on 'fees'

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:37am by Stuart Lau

    ... tax payments," Hui testified during the High Court graft trial for him and Kwok. The court also heard how he helped Donald Tsang Yam-kuen canvass for support among sceptical electors ... executive director Thomas Chan Kui-yuen, 67, and Kwan, an ex-Hong Kong stock exchange official, 63, each face two charges. All have pleaded not guilty. The trial continues.   ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt is using jail without trial as a way of stifling dissent, say critics

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Alexandria Lawyers say unlimited 'preventive detention' is being used as punishment to crush opposition Jail without trial Egypt's way of 'silencing critics' In his white prison uniform, Sherif Farag was forced to present his thesis behind bars, where he spent months without trial, a procedure Egypt's government is accused ...

  8. News - China - XINJIANG

    Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti defiant as trial ends; verdict next week

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 12:03pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Economics professor was able to give his defence, but lawyers say he faces prospect of lengthy prison term China’s trial of Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti on separatism ... of separatism and said he loved his country as his trial ended on Thursday. his lawyer said. Tohti, 44, said in a closing statement that "he loved his country...and  that his opinion has always ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rafael Hui initially refused offer of chief secretary job, graft trial hears

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:05am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com 'I'd rather not', he told Donald Tsang when first offered the job, graft trial hears Hui, the reluctant chief secretary The first time Donald ... in an Election Committee by-election in June of that year. Hui- on trial for graft over allegations he was paid to be Sun Hung Kai Properties' "eyes and ears" in government- described ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Thomas Kwok didn't want siblings to know of higher fee, Rafael Hui tells trial

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:05am by Stuart Lau

    ... Ping-luen, both SHKP co-chairmen, are accused of bribing Hui to be their "eyes and ears" in government. Testifying in his graft trial yesterday, Hui said the HK$15 million Thomas Kwok ...




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