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  1. Harbour commission would end government conflict of interests

    Posted Aug 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to your excellent editorial ('A harbour commission to right years of neglect'', August 11) regarding the proposal by the Harbourfront Enhancement Committee to set up an independent harbour commission to oversee the harbour and the harbourfront. Society for Protection of the Harbour first proposed such an idea more than five years ago, but the government did ...

  2. The black-collar class ruling the law

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the commission's status in early 1990, two years after it had been downgraded to a leading group. The U-turn was an effort to accommodate social changes wrought by the June 4 military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen Square a year earlier, according to Qiao. The commission, a powerful body under the party's Central Committee, oversees all the mainland's ...

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    Rape law outdated, Law Reform Commission says

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... law into line with the English model, to include offences between two males, the Law Reform Commission recommended yesterday. The definition of rape should be broadened to include anal ... an aim widely welcomed by rights advocates. "We agree that the law on sexual offences should avoid distinctions based on sexual orientation," the commission said. The paper also calls ...

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    Proposal by Law Reform Commission a step towards class-action cases

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Proposal by Law Reform Commission is step towards Hong Kong seeing class-action civil cases, empowering consumers against corporate giants Strength ... Hopes that class-action lawsuits may yet come about were raised by a proposal published in May by the Law Reform Commission, the statutory body responsible for suggesting ways to improve ...

  5. Policeman and wife arrested over triad racket

    Posted Jun 20th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... a senior office bearer of the Wo Shing Wo triad group while on duty in the New Territories on Friday. Investigators from the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) also arrested the triad ...

  6. Researcher is charged again

    Posted May 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they found new evidence or facts, the lawyer said. Zhao, 42, was detained in September 2004 after The New York Times reported that former president Jiang Zemin planned to step down from the Central Military Commission. ...

  7. Foreigners banned from investing in Chinese villas

    Posted Jan 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to be clarified. In an amendment to foreign investment rules just published by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and the Ministry of Commerce, villa construction and management ... in the property industry about what qualifies as a villa. In the past, the central government appeared to have accepted the concept that a villa meant a single detached court villa, global law firm Mayer ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Howard Winn ICAC takes stand against crime, but can we have a seat, please? We were delighted to be invited along to the Independent Commission Against Corruption's 5th Symposium. ... for the prosecution was Sai Kung district councillor Raymond Ho Man-kit, who gave evidence under immunity granted by the Independent Commission Against Corruption.' Yau may have his faults when it comes ...

  9. Allow hearsay in courts, commission says

    Posted Dec 01st 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The Law Reform Commission has proposed that courts be given the discretion to admit hearsay evidence when they are satisfied the evidence is necessary and reliable. Such evidence is currently prohibited in most cases. Hearsay evidence refers to a witness telling a court what another has told him. ...

  10. Commission sues firm over sacking

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng The Equal Opportunities Commission is suing Spy By L & Y, a firm it accuses of disability discrimination for sacking a slimming therapist. The writ says Connie Ng Wai-fun suffered neck and lower-back pain in 2004 and took sick leave occasionally. In 2006, she was sacked after taking a day's sick leave. She is seeking HK$50,000 damages. The commission said ...




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