Ho Chio Meng sentenced to 21 years of imprisonment

Date

July 14, 2017

Author

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Source

Macau News

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Subject

Macau

URL

https://macaunews.mo/ho-chio-meng-sentenced-to-21-years-of-imprisonment/

Former chief prosecutor Ho Chio Meng was sentenced to 21 years of imprisonment. After hearing the verdict, Ho screamed “injustice” and that “he didn’t owe anything” before being removed from the court by three guards. Ho was sentenced of crimes for fraud, abuse of power, money laundering, false statements and a host of other alleged crimes. Ho was accused of 1,536 crimes, the highest number of crimes a local defendant has ever been accused of in a single trial.