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  1. Beijing takes first step to protect property, human rights

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... property rights and human rights. The Communist Party Central Committee also proposed enshrining former president Jiang Zemin's Theory of the Three Represents in the constitution, along ... 'guiding principles of the nation' along with the ideology of Marxism, Leninism, Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping. Nicolas Becquelin, research director of Human Rights in China, said the inclusion ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/439109/beijing-takes-first-step-protect-property-human-rights
  2. Writ seeks to nullify Human Rights Monitor committee election

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow Lawsuit claims applicants excluded from contentious vote A member of Human Rights Monitor yesterday filed a lawsuit in an attempt to nullify the recent election of its ... a treasurer and a secretary. In the High Court writ, Ms Baquedqued is suing Human Rights Monitor for breaching its 1997 constitution by unlawfully admitting members between March and October. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/435177/writ-seeks-nullify-human-rights-monitor-committee-election
  3. Human Rights Monitor faces internal writ

    Posted Nov 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow A member of Human Rights Monitor yesterday filed a lawsuit in an attempt to nullify the recent election of its executive committee, saying the voting was unconstitutional. ... is suing Human Rights Monitor for breaching its 1997 constitution by unlawfully admitting members between March and October. They were allowed to attend the meeting and vote. But about 150 people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/435173/human-rights-monitor-faces-internal-writ
  4. Human rights principles

    Posted Oct 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for speaking to the press was against the principles endorsed by the United Nations Commission on Human Rights'. I believe that Professor Kwok has misconveyed what the Paris Principles are. There is no question of a private contractual dispute between employer and employee amounting to a breach of the Principles, which are about the status of national human rights institutions. Although the EOC ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/432456/human-rights-principles
  5. Human rights abuse in Aceh horrendous, says researcher

    Posted Nov 17th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... province of Aceh has resulted in grave human rights abuses and a humanitarian crisis, claims an Australian researcher who spent five months in an Aceh prison. Lesley McCulloch, a senior fellow ... they're backed by the military,' she said. 'Everything that happened in East Timor is happening in Aceh.' The Malaysian human rights organisation Suaram and the Jakarta office ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/434958/human-rights-abuse-aceh-horrendous-says-researcher
  6. Watchdog faces pressure to resign

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Firing breached human rights treaties, says academic A non-governmental organisation and academic yesterday called for the resignation of Michael Wong, warning that international treaties on the conduct of human rights and specialised institutions had been breached. The director of the Society for Community Organisation, Ho Hei-wah, said the group did not have high ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/432118/watchdog-faces-pressure-resign
  7. Indifference threatens workshop on rights

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... A human rights workshop to draw up a long-term action plan following the mass demonstration on July 1 has received a lukewarm response and may have to be cancelled. The Human Rights ... The commission's project officer, Wong Chi-yuen, said human rights awareness after July 1 was not as high as people generally believed. 'Some believe that we have a new Hong Kong after July 1, one ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428723/indifference-threatens-workshop-rights
  8. Rights group meeting turns ugly

    Posted Nov 16th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu They have insulted everything they stand for, says lawyer Egan A bid to challenge the leadership direction of one of Hong Kong's most prominent human rights groups ended in acrimony yesterday after dozens of newly signed-up members were barred from the group's annual meeting. The excluded members were supporters of a former secretary of the Hong Kong Human Rights ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/434877/rights-group-meeting-turns-ugly
  9. Mafia boss executed after controversial court ruling

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui A mafia kingpin was executed yesterday after the Supreme People's Court overturned an earlier ruling and handed down the death penalty. It was the first time since the 1980s trial of the Gang of Four that a criminal case had gone before th ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/439107/mafia-boss-executed-after-controversial-court-ruling
  10. Torture confessions barred by new rule

    Posted Sep 10th 2003, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... protect the rights of citizens, law enforcement officials and other organisations, and promote a rule-of-law government,' Xinhua said. The regulation contains a number of restrictions ... questioning. Police have extensive powers to carry out their duties, which has led to widespread corruption, police brutality and violation of suspects' freedoms and rights. The problem ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/427480/torture-confessions-barred-new-rule

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