26 Jul 2012

Lunch meeting: Speaker Hon. Judge John Saunders

We had Birthday Boy today:  PP Nick.  PP Paul led us in song and President Michael presented a bottle of red wine to him as a birthday gift.

PDG Ada, AG Eddie and DDS Eric visited us for the new member induction of Rtn Al Pineda.  President Michael presented the Rotary pin, booklets and badge to Rtn Al to become our club’s new member.  And then, PDG Ada presented a membership pin to Rtn Al’s proposer IPP Martin and Rtn Michael.

Our speaker today was The Honour Judge John Saunders; Judge Saunders was born in New Zealand and obtained an LL.B from Victoria University in Wellington.  He has lived in Hong Kong for more than 20 years and was made a District Judge in 2000, and has been a High Court Judge since 2006.  PP Nick introduced him as our speaker and Judge Saunders shared with us his experience as Judge and some interesting cases.

Sergeant At Arms PP George reported that he collected HK$1040 for raffle and fines, The Honour Judge John Saunders draw the raffle and the winner was PP Stephen, who received the raffle prize–a box of Chocolate Cookies.