Jasmine Siu

Hong Kong

Jasmine Siu

Reporter, Hong Kong

Jasmine Siu is a reporter who covers Hong Kong courts and legal affairs at the Post.

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Hong Kong jury shown security footage of frenzied stabbing that ended woman’s life aboard double-decker bus

Defendant Ng Yan-kin looks away as video of Anni Li Sin-heng’s killing plays after court warned of distressing images.

21 Oct 2020 - 7:53PM

Defendant Ng Yan-kin looks away as video of Anni Li Sin-heng’s killing plays after court warned of distressing images.

Hong Kong jury shown security footage of frenzied stabbing that ended woman’s life aboard double-decker bus
Hong Kong engineer on trial for stabbing his girlfriend 30 times over sex tape fight claims mental illness-induced blackout

Court hears defendant was seen on CCTV buying knife just before meeting his girlfriend, and hours after arguing with her about sex tapes.

21 Oct 2020 - 7:44PM

Court hears defendant was seen on CCTV buying knife just before meeting his girlfriend, and hours after arguing with her about sex tapes.

Hong Kong engineer on trial for stabbing his girlfriend 30 times over sex tape fight claims mental illness-induced blackout
Hong Kong woman who lost legs and four fingers to sepsis after botched experimental therapy says she was not told of deadly side effects

Wong Ching-bor, who fell ill after receiving infusion administered by Dr Mak Wan-ling, tells court she was only told of slight fever as a possible side effect.

21 Oct 2020 - 10:29PM

Wong Ching-bor, who fell ill after receiving infusion administered by Dr Mak Wan-ling, tells court she was only told of slight fever as a possible side effect.

Hong Kong woman who lost legs and four fingers to sepsis after botched experimental therapy says she was not told of deadly side effects
National security law: Jimmy Lai takes Hong Kong police to court seeking return of materials seized in office raid

Lawyers for the media mogul have asked for an injunction preventing the review of any documents that fall outside the scope of the warrant.

19 Oct 2020 - 8:50PM

Lawyers for the media mogul have asked for an injunction preventing the review of any documents that fall outside the scope of the warrant.

National security law: Jimmy Lai takes Hong Kong police to court seeking return of materials seized in office raid
Hong Kong protests: district councillor who doxxed police officer ‘thankful’ after getting suspended sentence

Cheng Lai-king, of the Central and Western District Council, had posted the name and details of officer accused of shooting Indonesian reporter in the eye.

19 Oct 2020 - 11:15PM

Cheng Lai-king, of the Central and Western District Council, had posted the name and details of officer accused of shooting Indonesian reporter in the eye.

Hong Kong protests: district councillor who doxxed police officer ‘thankful’ after getting suspended sentence
Hong Kong beauty clinic doctor tried for manslaughter over experimental treatment that left one client dead

Prosecutor says the treatment was so new that its clinical benefits even in severely ill patients are still uncertain.

19 Oct 2020 - 4:34PM

Prosecutor says the treatment was so new that its clinical benefits even in severely ill patients are still uncertain.

Hong Kong beauty clinic doctor tried for manslaughter over experimental treatment that left one client dead
Suicidal Hong Kong mother pleads guilty to drugging, then strangling son to death

The woman, who suffers from a major depressive disorder, admitted to killing her son because she believed he would not be able to support himself without her.

16 Oct 2020 - 7:19PM

The woman, who suffers from a major depressive disorder, admitted to killing her son because she believed he would not be able to support himself without her.

Suicidal Hong Kong mother pleads guilty to drugging, then strangling son to death
Hong Kong protests: three admit to taking part in violent assault of mainland Chinese man last year, court hears

One of the trio also admits to attacking a drunk local, whom protesters mistook for a policeman when he attempted to clear a roadblock on October 5, 2019.

16 Oct 2020 - 10:51PM

One of the trio also admits to attacking a drunk local, whom protesters mistook for a policeman when he attempted to clear a roadblock on October 5, 2019.

Hong Kong protests: three admit to taking part in violent assault of mainland Chinese man last year, court hears
Hoi Tin Tong has been serving customers mould-infested turtle jelly since 2006, Hong Kong court hears

Former business partner Choy Kwok-keung says Hoi Tin Tong founder Ng Yiu-ming gave instructions to rinse mould-covered jelly for sale in 2006.

15 Oct 2020 - 8:59PM

Former business partner Choy Kwok-keung says Hoi Tin Tong founder Ng Yiu-ming gave instructions to rinse mould-covered jelly for sale in 2006.

Hoi Tin Tong has been serving customers mould-infested turtle jelly since 2006, Hong Kong court hears
Hong Kong police officer tells of nagging pain in fingertip bitten off during protest and later reattached

Detective Sergeant Keith Leung was trying to help his commander during chaotic rally in Sha Tin mall in July last year, court hears.

14 Oct 2020 - 9:45PM

Detective Sergeant Keith Leung was trying to help his commander during chaotic rally in Sha Tin mall in July last year, court hears.

Hong Kong police officer tells of nagging pain in fingertip bitten off during protest and later reattached
Tourist who lost a leg in 2017 traffic accident sues Hong Kong bus driver

Huang Xiaoyi takes Citybus and its then-driver Liu Kam-wan, 49, to High Court for a personal injury claim over the accident on November 1, 2017.

14 Oct 2020 - 3:44PM

Huang Xiaoyi takes Citybus and its then-driver Liu Kam-wan, 49, to High Court for a personal injury claim over the accident on November 1, 2017.

Tourist who lost a leg in 2017 traffic accident sues Hong Kong bus driver
Hong Kong teen ordered to do 120 hours of community service after original petrol bomb sentence quashed by Court of Appeal

16-year-old girl had been put on probation after pleading guilty in petrol bomb case, but prosecutors challenged original punishment and had called for her to be remanded.

14 Oct 2020 - 10:43PM

16-year-old girl had been put on probation after pleading guilty in petrol bomb case, but prosecutors challenged original punishment and had called for her to be remanded.

Hong Kong teen ordered to do 120 hours of community service after original petrol bomb sentence quashed by Court of Appeal
Hong Kong housewife jailed for three years for operating ‘large-scale and evil’ sex syndicate out of Mid-Levels flat for nine years

Domestic worker Jo-an Evera Palpal-Latoc, 42, received a shorter term of seven months, for assisting Heidi Wong in running the escort service.

12 Oct 2020 - 9:39PM

Domestic worker Jo-an Evera Palpal-Latoc, 42, received a shorter term of seven months, for assisting Heidi Wong in running the escort service.

Hong Kong housewife jailed for three years for operating ‘large-scale and evil’ sex syndicate out of Mid-Levels flat for nine years
Hong Kong protests: student biting off part of policeman’s finger while being subdued ‘not a reflex action’

Prosecution cites a psychiatrist’s assessment in maintaining that the bite was deliberate.

12 Oct 2020 - 11:05PM

Prosecution cites a psychiatrist’s assessment in maintaining that the bite was deliberate.

Hong Kong protests: student biting off part of policeman’s finger while being subdued ‘not a reflex action’
Estate of Hong Kong man who killed his wife is not entitled to her assets, court rules

Ordinarily the man’s estate would have been entitled to the woman’s, given that she died without a will.

9 Oct 2020 - 11:15PM

Ordinarily the man’s estate would have been entitled to the woman’s, given that she died without a will.

Estate of Hong Kong man who killed his wife is not entitled to her assets, court rules
Hong Kong protests: telecoms worker earns city’s first criminal conviction for doxxing during anti-government unrest

Chan King-hei, 33, found guilty of sharing information about police inspector’s father online after using job to cull data of 29 individuals.

9 Oct 2020 - 11:35PM

Chan King-hei, 33, found guilty of sharing information about police inspector’s father online after using job to cull data of 29 individuals.

Hong Kong protests: telecoms worker earns city’s first criminal conviction for doxxing during anti-government unrest
Hong Kong man admits slashing reporter and passer-by after charging towards anti-government protesters

Kwong Sing-yu, 27, pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm and wounding over attack in June and was told prison term was inevitable.

8 Oct 2020 - 11:23PM

Kwong Sing-yu, 27, pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm and wounding over attack in June and was told prison term was inevitable.

Hong Kong man admits slashing reporter and passer-by after charging towards anti-government protesters
Hong Kong protests: first demonstrator shot by police with live round during last year’s unrest may plead guilty to rioting

Tsang Chi-kin, who was shot with a live round during National Day protests last year, is charged with rioting and two counts of assaulting police.

9 Oct 2020 - 12:07AM

Tsang Chi-kin, who was shot with a live round during National Day protests last year, is charged with rioting and two counts of assaulting police.

Hong Kong protests: first demonstrator shot by police with live round during last year’s unrest may plead guilty to rioting
Turtle jelly tycoon admits in court that claim at centre of his libel suit may not have been false for all he knew

The herbal products magnate is suing an ex-partner for defamation over claims his employees rinsed mould off of products for sale.

8 Oct 2020 - 1:06AM

The herbal products magnate is suing an ex-partner for defamation over claims his employees rinsed mould off of products for sale.

Turtle jelly tycoon admits in court that claim at centre of his libel suit may not have been false for all he knew
Hong Kong man admits in court to dousing ex-wife with drain cleaner, leaving burns over 28 per cent of her body

Defendant Chow King-man told police he had carried out the attack because his ex-wife had referred to him as old and useless.

7 Oct 2020 - 6:53PM

Defendant Chow King-man told police he had carried out the attack because his ex-wife had referred to him as old and useless.

Hong Kong man admits in court to dousing ex-wife with drain cleaner, leaving burns over 28 per cent of her body
Hong Kong herbal products chain Hoi Tin Tong sues former shareholder for HK$130 million over news report claims of mould on turtle jelly

Lawyers for Hoi Tin Tong accused Choy Kwok-keung of coordinating and staging a news report in 2013 to injure the company famous for its turtle jelly.

6 Oct 2020 - 11:12PM

Lawyers for Hoi Tin Tong accused Choy Kwok-keung of coordinating and staging a news report in 2013 to injure the company famous for its turtle jelly.

Hong Kong herbal products chain Hoi Tin Tong sues former shareholder for HK$130 million over news report claims of mould on turtle jelly
Hong Kong madam raked in HK$31.5 million profit during nine-year run operating prostitution ring out of Mid-Levels flat with help of domestic workers

But Heidi Wong’s two helpers earned just HK$1,000 a month for their part in the scheme, which used fake images to lure customers.

5 Oct 2020 - 11:29PM

But Heidi Wong’s two helpers earned just HK$1,000 a month for their part in the scheme, which used fake images to lure customers.

Hong Kong madam raked in HK$31.5 million profit during nine-year run operating prostitution ring out of Mid-Levels flat with help of domestic workers
India seeks to up charges against Hong Kong resident wanted in connection with 2016 jailbreak

Ramanjit Singh’s future has been uncertain since court ruled there was a case against him.

30 Sep 2020 - 3:04PM

Ramanjit Singh’s future has been uncertain since court ruled there was a case against him.

India seeks to up charges against Hong Kong resident wanted in connection with 2016 jailbreak
Stanley Ho’s daughter Angela asks Hong Kong court to name administrators for casino tycoon’s estate, with fees of up to HK$6,600 per hour

Angela Ho applied for court order to appoint two managing directors of Alvarez & Marsal Asia as administrators, with their fees to be paid out of the estate, at an hourly rate of HK$2,535 to HK$6,630.

29 Sep 2020 - 11:53PM

Angela Ho applied for court order to appoint two managing directors of Alvarez & Marsal Asia as administrators, with their fees to be paid out of the estate, at an hourly rate of HK$2,535 to HK$6,630.

Stanley Ho’s daughter Angela asks Hong Kong court to name administrators for casino tycoon’s estate, with fees of up to HK$6,600 per hour
Hong Kong protests: riot-accused social worker goes free as judge rules she has no case to answer

Judge says defendant Jackie Chen’s speech and conduct were not enough to constitute unlawful assembly, let alone rioting.

30 Sep 2020 - 8:51AM

Judge says defendant Jackie Chen’s speech and conduct were not enough to constitute unlawful assembly, let alone rioting.

Hong Kong protests: riot-accused social worker goes free as judge rules she has no case to answer
Hong Kong’s top court reiterates need for electoral officials to uphold procedural fairness in ruling on ousted lawmaker’s appeal application

Court rejects argument that the disqualified candidate would have been barred anyway.

29 Sep 2020 - 1:00AM

Court rejects argument that the disqualified candidate would have been barred anyway.

Hong Kong’s top court reiterates need for electoral officials to uphold procedural fairness in ruling on ousted lawmaker’s appeal application
Hong Kong’s K11 Musea becomes latest mall to sue children’s clothing chain Chickeeduck over ‘Lady Liberty’ protest display

Four separate landlords have now demanded the displays honouring the anti-government protest movement be removed from the stores.

28 Sep 2020 - 8:05PM

Four separate landlords have now demanded the displays honouring the anti-government protest movement be removed from the stores.

Hong Kong’s K11 Musea becomes latest mall to sue children’s clothing chain Chickeeduck over ‘Lady Liberty’ protest display
Late tycoon Nina Wang’s charitable foundation files bankruptcy petition against former ‘lover’ Peter Chan, jailed for forging her will

The one-time feng shui master is serving 12 years at Stanley Prison after forging a will to get his hands on Wang’s HK$83 billion fortune.

28 Sep 2020 - 11:22PM

The one-time feng shui master is serving 12 years at Stanley Prison after forging a will to get his hands on Wang’s HK$83 billion fortune.

Late tycoon Nina Wang’s charitable foundation files bankruptcy petition against former ‘lover’ Peter Chan, jailed for forging her will
Hong Kong protests: two men, teenager jailed for up to four years over mall riots where police officers ‘savagely’ attacked

Case centred on violent clashes between police and more than 100 in Sha Tin shopping centre on July 14 last year, during which two riots broke out.

24 Sep 2020 - 11:18PM

Case centred on violent clashes between police and more than 100 in Sha Tin shopping centre on July 14 last year, during which two riots broke out.

Hong Kong protests: two men, teenager jailed for up to four years over mall riots where police officers ‘savagely’ attacked
Hong Kong judge says Uber’s operations ‘well within mischief’ covered by law, rules drivers did indeed violate permit regulations

Explaining court’s refusal to overturn convictions of 24 drivers, judge Joseph Fok argues decades-old laws governing carriage of passengers do apply to Uber’s model.

23 Sep 2020 - 11:26PM

Explaining court’s refusal to overturn convictions of 24 drivers, judge Joseph Fok argues decades-old laws governing carriage of passengers do apply to Uber’s model.

Hong Kong judge says Uber’s operations ‘well within mischief’ covered by law, rules drivers did indeed violate permit regulations