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by Paggie Leung

SCMP, page A1 January 18, 2010

1. With emotions running high after Tsoi Yuen Tsuen was dealt the death blow

- strong emotions -

- sentenced to be demolished -

2. A small hard core still plan to refuse the compensation offer ...

- determined and unwavering group -

... and continue protesting against the railway and their village's demise

- end, fate -

3. now the Legco vote has been cast

- determined -

4. hundreds of protesters tried to storm the Legco building

- attack -

5. but he would not give in easily

- admit defeat -