1999, No. MA 376
IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE
HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
COURT OF FIRST INSTANCE
MAGISTRACY APPEAL NO. 376 OF 1999
Coram: The Honourable Mrs Justice V. Bokhary in Court
Date of Hearing: 14 May 1999
Date of Delivery of Judgment: 14 May 1999
J U D G M E N T
1. This Appellant was on 22nd March this year sentenced in the Magistrate’s Court at Tsuen Wan to 15 months’ imprisonment for one offenceto which he pleaded guilty, namely remaining in Hong Kong without the authority of the Director of Immigration after having landedhere unlawfully.
2. The Appellant now appeals against sentence. Having considered all the circumstances in this case, I consider that the sentence passedis well within the appropriate range and that there is no basis for me to disturb it. The appeal is dismissed.
Mr WONG Hoi-sang, Appellant in Person
Mr Gary LAM (of the Department of Justice) for Respondent