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HKSAR v Donald Tsang Yam Kuen
HK Court of First Instance, 6-Mar-2018
Justice Andrew Chan slams the ex-CE for failure to cooperate with the ICAC despite public promises to do so. 1/3 of an estimated HK$15m of prosecution costs in trial 1 are awarded against him. After conviction for misconduct in public office and a hung jury on a bribery charge, he was tried again on that charge and the new jury hung again. It now emerges that in an attempt to influence the jury in trial 2, a PR firm or consultant rustled up the great and good to sit in a reserved section of the public gallery. We note that many of them are the same staunch Catholics from across the political spectrum who attended a church service to pray for him after his conviction. Amongst the congregation was CE-elect Carrie Lam, who now has the power to pardon him.
Former Chief Executive jailed for misconduct in public office
ICAC, 22-Feb-2017
Ex-CE Donald Tsang faces additional bribery charge
ICAC, 11-Oct-2016
It will be interesting to see whether the alleged briber, Bill Wong Cho Bau, is prosecuted or testifies under immunity.
Donald Tsang faces new bribery charge
RTHK, 11-Oct-2016
Ex-Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam Kuen bailed
ICAC, 5-Oct-2015
Ex-Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam Kuen charged with misconduct
ICAC, 5-Oct-2015
Note: the architect involved, Barrie Ho Chow Lai, was also appointed by Donald Tsang as a member of the HK Housing Authority on 1-Apr-2012. We wonder whether Mr Tsang made any disclosure at that time.
DoJ statement re Donald Tsang Yam Kuen
HK Government, 5-Oct-2015
Tycoon rejects 'collusion'
HK Standard, 24-Feb-2012
Tsang set for Shenzhen home
HK Standard, 23-Feb-2012

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