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Hong Kong captain found guilty of manslaughter over 2012 ferry tragedy

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A Hong Kong boat captain was on Saturday found guilty of the manslaughter of 39 people in a 2012 ferry collision, the city's worst maritime disaster in nearly four decades.

Captain Lai Sai-ming, 56, was also convicted of one count of endangering lives at sea by a Hong Kong court. He will be sentenced on Monday.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140703/australia-bank-chief-truly-sorry-financial-scandal