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Kowloon City Court

Refusal to take passenger costs cabbie HK$4,000

A taxi driver's refusal to take a passenger cost him more than the fare - the man turned out to be an off-duty magistrate, and the cabbie ended up with a HK$4,000 fine.

Saturday, 24 March, 2012, 12:00am

Refusal to take passenger costs cabbie HK$4,000

A taxi driver's refusal to take a passenger cost him more than the fare - the man turned out to be an off-duty magistrate, and the cabbie ended up with a HK$4,000 fine.

Chau Yui-kwan, 68, was convicted in Kowloon City Court yesterday on a charge of refusing hire for Raymond Wong Kwok-fai in June last year.

24 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

'Long Hair' and five others face trial on November 24

15 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Would-be father grabbed children

A tutor who grabbed the hands of two little girls outside a Kowloon Tong kindergarten to 'satisfy his desire to be a father' has been put on probation for two years.

Tang Wai-ho, 30, who suffers from autism and social problems, must also receive psychiatric and psychological treatment as directed by the probation officer, Magistrate Bina Chainrai ordered.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

'No evidence of attack on Tsang'

Lawyers for an activist accused of hitting Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen during a protest in March said yesterday the allegation was not supported by evidence.

No witnesses saw the alleged attack nor did a video played in court show it, Kowloon City Court was told.

20 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

City Digest

Fraud charges over maternity bookings

2 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Tsang may be summonsed over violent demo

Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen may be called to testify in court over a violent demonstration in which he alleges he was hit in the chest.

The possibility was raised by the League of Social Democrats after member Steve Wong Chun-kit, 25, appeared in Kowloon City Court yesterday on one count of acting in a disorderly manner.

5 May 2011 - 12:00am

Pair charged with drug trafficking

A Venezuelan and a mainland man appeared in Kowloon City Court yesterday charged with drug trafficking. Trading company owner Eduardo Jose Rios Pinilla, 29, and Tam Chi-sau, 53, unemployed, entered no plea. They allegedly committed the offence in the lobby of a hotel in Sha Tin on Friday. The charge did not specify the amount or type of drug involved. The pair were remanded.

3 May 2011 - 12:00am

In Brief

Gunshot man fails to appear in court on weapons counts

20 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

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