IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE
HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
COURT OF FIRST INSTANCE
CRIMINAL CASE NO. 28 OF 2010
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COURT: Accused, you stand convicted on your own plea of guilty of one charge of trafficking in a dangerous drug.
The drugs involved are 56.35 grammes of a mixture containing 46.78 grammes of heroin hydrochloride. For that quantity of drugs,I consider the appropriate starting point to be in the region of 7½ years’ imprisonment.
I have taken into account everything urged in mitigation on your behalf, particularly your plea of guilty and your co-operationwith police. I shall give you the full one-third discount.
I will sentence you to 5 years’ imprisonment and you will therefore go to prison for 5 years.