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  1. News - China - LAW

    Prominent rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang could face lengthy jail term, defence lawyer fears

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 04:12am by Verna Yu

    ... a diabetes sufferer, was further declining and although his request for release on medical grounds had been refused, he would apply for release again. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Harsh government test denying needy legal aid, Bar Association says

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by Austin Chiu

    ... to a fanciful, chance of the court at trial deciding that issue of fact in his favour'." The judge also noted that the department, instead of admitting it had applied a wrong test, had claimed ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Top judge faces onslaught of new, tough challenges, says law expert

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 04:04am by Stuart Lau

    ... courageous to underline and apply internationally adopted judicial standards so as not to be assimilated to become part of the China Model." Adding to the difficulty of doing so was the need ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Hong Kong may amend its race hate law to protect mainland visitors

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 11:57pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... the city's Race Discrimination Ordinance, inciting hatred against a person on the grounds of race or nationality is liable to criminal prosecution. It would not apply to Sunday's incident ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    July 1 whistler's assault conviction is 'wrong', says legal expert

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 09:04am by Stuart Lau

    ... also a member of the Independent Police Complaints Council, says that Ki used no "tangible substance" to effect physical contact- essential elements for the law on battery to apply ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Courts in the dark ages when it comes to communications, say experts

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... that applied to court practice were reviewed from time to time. "The judiciary is now in the process of drawing up relevant guidelines for reference by court users," he said. "However, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Deans call for better training systems

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy, Stuart Lau

    ... a record of how many trainees failed their two years of training. Last year, 85 PCLL graduates applied to the Bar Association, which oversees local barristers, for a one-year pupilage to become ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Beijing agencies in Hong Kong bound by local laws, Justice Department says

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung and Joyce Ng

    ... Cheuk-ting, a former ICAC investigator, said: "The liaison office has no privilege. The ICAC's investigative powers still apply to it." Lam said the Independent Commission Against ... demand to see any files it had on her. The government said Xinhua was not a consular mission and consular immunity did not apply. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Top court to give landmark judgment on right of abode issues

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... issues facing foreign domestic helpers and children born in the city to mainlanders. The Court of Final Appeal's ruling will decide whether foreign domestic helpers have the right to apply ... helpers have applied for permanent identity cards since the Court of First Instance's September 2011 ruling that an immigration law preventing them from applying for the right of abode ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Chief Hong Kong prosecutor wants easier way to seize dirty cash

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... laundering. Director of Public Prosecutions Kevin Zervos said the fact that prosecutors need a criminal conviction before they can apply for a confiscation order is hampering their efforts. ...




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