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  • Aug 22, 2014
  • Updated: 10:26pm


Foul language brings jail term

An engineer who wrote multiple letters using foul language about a High Court registrar was jailed for four months yesterday after he was found to be in contempt of court. The Court of First Instance said the actions of Choy Bing-wing were serious.

Saturday, 12 February, 2011, 12:00am

So foul

In Hong Kong one is unable to escape from the ubiquitous foul language. It is not difficult to find people speaking foul language - in the streets, in restaurants and even in schools.

27 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Foul play

A contraband consignment of 528 chilled chickens worth more than $21,000 was seized from a lorry returning from Shenzhen. The driver, 52, will appear at Fanling Magistrate's Court in March.

26 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Maid in fatal collapse

A maid, 38, collapsed and died in the lavatory of a fifth-floor flat in Electric Road, North Point. No foul play was suspected.

13 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Body in flat

POLICE and firemen broke into a flat in Chuk On Estate, Shekkipmei, and found the body of an elderly man on the floor of the premises. Lee Chiu, 67, had been dead for some time and foul play was not suspected. Neighbours called police after detecting a foul odour emanating from the third-floor flat.

23 Jun 1994 - 12:00am