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  1. News - China - COURTS

    China's top judge says Zhou Yongkang probe proves nobody is above 'cage' of the law

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 12:23pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Shanghai China’s top judge has said the ruling Communist Party’s decision to investigate former senior leader Zhou Yongkang demonstrates clearly that no party member is above ... be allowed outside party discipline and national laws”, Zhou Qiang, president of the Supreme People's Court, was quoted as saying on Tuesday. The party announced on July 29 that it had launched ...

  2. News - China - COURTS

    Murdered businessman Neil Heywood's case 'still under negotiation', lawyer says

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 04:22pm by Teddy Ng

    ... Zhou Yongkang, who was formally placed under investigation for "serious disciplinary violations" in July. "The Chinese courts … are controlled by the Communist Party (or more accurately by people like Zhou Yongkang, his family, friends and associates, who are notorious for corruption and the abuse of power)," her statement said. A spokesman at the British embassy ...

  3. News - China - COURTS

    Top officials join start of trial of 'mafia' tycoon Liu Han

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 11:07pm by Keith Zhai

    ... anticipated trial of Sichuan mining tycoon Liu Han for alleged mafia-style crimes. It is the first public trial of a person connected to the wider corruption investigation of Zhou Yongkang, ... through crime and carried out at least nine murders, according to the indictment seen by the Post. The name of Zhou Yongkang's eldest son, Zhou Bin, did not appear in the indictment. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Woman cut off lover's penis and beat him to death with hammer after he forced her to have sex

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 03:29am by Austin Chiu

    ... had sex with her, the High Court heard yesterday. Yeung Ki, 41, fed Zhou Hui, 32, soup laced with sleeping pills before raining "almost uncountable" blows to his face and the back ... killed Zhou- a two-way permit visitor- on Boxing Day 2012, but denied murder, saying she was provoked and suffered from depression. Yeung told police in an interview shown in court yesterday ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    'I will beat you to death': Woman tells court of lover's threats before she cut off his penis and killed him

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 04:07am by Austin Chiu

    ... yesterday that she did so after he raped her and threatened to kill both her and her daughter. Yeung Ki, 41, recounted to the High Court how she had attacked Zhou Hui, 32, with a pair of scissors after he threatened to beat her and her four-year-old daughter to death and track down her 12-year-old son from her first marriage. Yeung recalled that, prior to her killing Zhou in a public ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Woman who cut off lover's penis not a 'murderer'

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 04:11am by Austin Chiu

    ... guilty of manslaughter but not murder. Yeung Ki, 41, gave 32-year-old Zhou Hui soup laced with sleeping pills before cutting off his entire penis with a pair of scissors and flushing it down ... on a one-way permit, admitted killing Zhou- who was a temporary two-way permit visitor- in her public-housing flat in Chai Wan on Boxing Day 2012. But she denied murder, saying she was provoked ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    'Blackmail' victim handed over 100m shares to boost value of own company's stock, court hears

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 03:46am by Austin Chiu

    ... gang". To meet Koon's demand, Hui said, he bought 100 million shares from a friend, Zhou Aiguo, at HK$1.35 per share. Zhou had then transferred the shares directly to Chan. Yesterday, Gary Plowman SC, for Koon, suggested that Hui was the one who prepared the transfer agreement signed by Zhou and Chan. Under the agreement, the 100 million shares were sold for HK$1.35 per share ...

  8. News - China Insider - COURTS

    China’s top judge calls for fewer executions

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 03:56pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China’s top judicial official, Zhou Qiang, called on courts to “dare to stick to the truth” at a seminar in Beijing on Monday. The president ... sentence,” Zhou said. Since 2006, the Supreme People’s Court has reviewed every death sentence before it is carried out. China does not say how many people are executed in the country every year, ...

  9. News - China Insider - COURTS

    Liberal blogger Li Chengpeng to sue Global Times for linking him to 'mafia' businessman

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 02:09pm by Amy Li

    ... corruption probe into associates of retired security tsar Zhou Yongkang. Liu, a well-known businessman in Sichuan who headed Sichuan Hanlong group, received favorable media coverage, including ...

  10. News - China - COURTS

    Businessman's execution casts doubt over reform

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... doubt over reform When Zhou Qiang took control of the nation's highest court in March, many held out cautious hope that the former Hunan party secretary might push the judiciary towards meaningful reform. Unlike his predecessor, Zhou holds a law degree and many lawyers thought he might have a greater appreciation for the courts. Once installed as president of the Supreme ...




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