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Jasmine Siu

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18 Jun 2019 | 12:25 PM

Hong Kong sex attacker who claimed to be Taoist monk and used rituals as cover for groping mother and daughter jailed for four-and-a-half years


Pervert, 57, maintains he was helping victims and blames them for not stopping him
Psychologist calls defendant manipulative and evil, while judge says he shows no remorse for the indecent assaults

24 May 2019 | 12:13 PM

Tycoon Stanley Ho’s sister-in-law and ex-official Wilson Fung had private relationship, gaming mogul’s nephew tells bribery trial


Ho’s nephew Andrew Edward Tse was asked to describe the relationship between defendants during District Court trial
Tse said he introduced Chan to Fung in 2003 after the official became head of the government’s aviation division

22 May 2019 | 10:49 AM

Stanley Ho’s sister-in-law, accused of HK$510k bribery, was ‘in unhappy marriage’, court told

Cheyenne Chan is accused of paying deposit on Fung’s purchase of HK$10.2 million flat at One Robinson Place in the Mid-Levels in 2004 District Court told how Chan ‘lost the centre of her life’ when she discovered husband’s affair a year or two earlier

21 May 2019 | 9:33 PM

Stanley Ho’s sister-in-law, accused of HK$510k bribery, was ‘in unhappy marriage’, court told

Cheyenne Chan is accused of paying deposit on Fung’s purchase of HK$10.2 million flat at One Robinson Place in the Mid-Levels in 2004 District Court told how Chan ‘lost the centre of her life’ when she discovered husband’s affair a year or two earlier

18 May 2019 | 8:16 PM

Teen accused of raping FB friend, 15, in HK claims alibi; he was home with mum


The pair had befriended each other on Facebook in 2016
The girl accuses him of assaulting her during their first meeting in her flat

17 May 2019 | 7:24 AM

Hong Kong Paralympian faces jail after indecently assaulting 7-year-old girl


Bronze medallist and former care home warden Cheung Kin-wah to be sentenced on June 6
Swimmer was found guilty on five counts of assault on visually impaired victim

6 May 2019 | 7:45 AM

Taoist monk molested mother and her 15-year-old daughter to ‘purge them of evil spirits’, Hong Kong court hears


District Court hears Yuen Ming-kuen told women he had special healing powers to negotiate with spirits which included touching their breasts and genitals
Deputy district judge Terence Wai slammed ‘ridiculous stories’ and convicted Yuen of six counts of indecent assault and one of assault occasioning actual bodily harm

3 May 2019 | 12:43 PM

HK film student who stripped and tied red rope to genitals during Pride Parade denies indecent exposure


Wong Wing-fung, 21, is accused of indecently exposing himself on Hennessy Road in Wan Chai during annual march on November 17
Student had stood naked, his body tied to a nearby railing with a red rope taped to the ground and wrapped around his waist and genitals

1 May 2019 | 12:17 PM

Canadian teacher accused of molesting two 6-year-old girls in Hong Kong kindergarten has case to answer, magistrate rules


Robert Scott Johnson, 56, denies two counts of indecent assault after two K3 pupils accuse him of touching them in classroom
Another teacher testifies she saw Johnson touching girl’s blanket and withdrawing his hand instantly when spotted

25 Apr 2019 | 10:48 AM

‘I did not rape her’: HK food stall owner tells police sex with mentally impaired worker was consensual

A 60-year-old man is accused of attacking female worker considered incapable of guarding against exploitation.