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3Novices:Court fines Hong Kong lawyer HK$180,000 for ‘most disgraceful’ defence and frees his client

A Hong Kong man walked free from an indecent assault charge on Monday after three judges expressed profound regret towards his defence at trial and upheld a draconian court order requiring his barrister to compensate prosecutors HK$180,000 for serious misconduct.
The Court of Appeal found it would be “unconscionable” for the court to allow Kishore Mohanlal Harjani’s conviction to stand, given the “wholly unacceptable way” his case was handled by counsel Mark…
May 15, 2017 at 06:42PM http://ift.tt/2riyy3y
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