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Diana Lee

Husband spared jail over chopper attack

A bipolar man who chopped his wife in a row about their three-year-old daughter's failure to tidy up her toys will spend six months in a mental institution after the victim asked that he not be jailed.

Saturday, 28 April, 2012, 12:00am

Alleged harasser unfit to appear

The inquest into the death of a senior administrator at Chinese University was adjourned yesterday after the key witness, the man accused of sexually harassing her, was ruled mentally unfit to give evidence for now.

26 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Inquest told woman blamed herself

A depressed Chinese University staff member blamed herself for asking her boss to a farewell dinner after which he allegedly molested her, an inquest heard yesterday.

21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Ex-lover's coarse evidence rejected

Businessman Patrick Tang Kim-kwan will not be allowed to introduce further evidence when he asks a court to order his former mistress to return four properties he gave her.

3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Partner of ex-singer faces jail for blackmail plot

The business partner of a former Canto-pop singer has been convicted of conspiracy to blackmail his wealthy former girlfriend with alleged video clips of her taking drugs and working as a call girl.

17 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Retired officer pinched woman's bottom at club

A retired police superintendent has been ordered to perform 100 hours of community service for pinching a woman on the bottom in a police club.

Steve Chiu Sim-hung, 50, who joined the force in 1979 and retired after 30 years of service, was earlier convicted of one count of indecent assault on September 2 at the Police Sports and Recreation Club in Mong Kok.

25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Nurse admits threats to ex-boyfriend

A nurse facing a stalking injunction admitted making verbal threats to her former boyfriend, with whom she broke up four years ago.

Joey Yip Lai-kuen, 34, pleaded guilty in Kwun Tong Court yesterday to two charges of criminal intimidation of Lau Tat-wai, 28.

25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Teen sent to centre 'until rehabilitated' over theft

A 16-year-old Form Four student was sentenced to a non-specified period in a rehabilitation centre for stealing more than 67,000 yuan (HK$82,170) from a friend's house.

21 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

School swamped with applicants

Competition for places in one of the city's major nursing schools has skyrocketed this year, with about 48 applicants vying for each place.

18 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Agent for births in HK jailed for 10 months

The first mainland agent to be convicted of helping expectant mainlanders give birth in Hong Kong was jailed for 10 months yesterday.

In Sha Tin Court, Xu Li, 29, was given a two-month sentence for breach of condition of stay, and eight months for making a false representation to an immigration officer.

14 Feb 2012 - 12:00am