Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP
Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP
Patrick Ho

Jurors in Patrick Ho’s bribery trial will hear accounts of arms sales, US judge rules

  • US District Judge Loretta Preska finds against the defence on several motions in last hearing before trial in Manhattan begins on November 26
  • Prosecutors will also be able to have a former co-defendant testify against Ho about an alleged scheme to bribe Chadian president Idriss Déby.

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Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP
Former Hong Kong Home Affairs Secretary Patrick Ho Chi-ping, photographed in Aufust 2017, faces eight bribery and money-laundering charges in US District Court in Manhattan. Photo: Tony Cheung/SCMP
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