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HK ex-official, property tycoon guilty in graft case

Rafael Hui had accepted HK$8.5m in bribes from executives of Sun Hung Kai Properties

DAY OF RECKONING: Kwok (left) and Hui; the guilty verdicts send a message that Hong Kong's powerful political and business elite are not untouchable in a city where many believe they have enjoyed unfair privileges

Hong Kong

A FORMER top Hong Kong civil servant was found guilty on Friday of accepting HK$8.5 million (S$1.4 million) in bribes from executives of property developer Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd in the city's highest profile corruption case.

The jury of six women and three men