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  1. Abode seekers demand action

    Posted Jan 30th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a court ruling that allowed thousands of them to stay in the city. That judgment by the Court of Final Appeal on January 29, 1999, was overruled by the National People's Congress five months ... Siu-kwong. Some chanted 'Give me back my right of abode' outside the Court of Final Appeal. Some abode seekers living illegally in Hong Kong also joined the march and vigil. Cardinal Joseph ...

  2. Target middlemen behind births surge

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to give birth without bookings. The Basic Law gives right of abode to those who are born in the city. The Court of Final Appeal has ruled that the right extends to children born to Chinese parents ...

  3. Tsang has confidence in court's neutrality

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Dennis Chong chifai.cheung@scmp.com Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has assured the courts he was not criticising them when he complained about big projects being held up by politically motivated abuse of judicial reviews. 'The chief executive's remarks last Thursday carry no criticism whatsoever of the court,' his office said in a statement. 'On ...

  4. Rivals prepare for rallies in final week of the campaign

    Posted Mar 18th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Chief executive challenger Alan Leong Kah-kit and his supporters will hold a rally on Thursday, a day before incumbent Donald Tsang Yam-kuen holds an election rally in a final ... in the forum but declined to attend. Afterwards, Mr Leong appealed to Hongkongers to turn out for a march organised by pan-democrats today so as to 'use our footprints to open up a path ...

  5. 'No evidence of attack on Tsang'

    Posted Jul 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by evidence. No witnesses saw the alleged attack nor did a video played in court show it, Kowloon City Court was told. Lawyers for alleged attacker Wong Chun-kit, 25, and fellow protester Wong Ho-ming, ... 'peaceful' demonstrations would be tolerated and protesters whose unruly conduct put people in fear for their safety must be punished. The lawyers and prosecutors were making their final submissions ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    C.Y. reprimanded for blaming Donald Tsang for popularity woes

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... of mainland mothers giving birth in the city puts a strain on medical and educational services. In a landmark case, the Court of Final Appeal ruled in 2001 that mainland baby Chong Fung-yuen, who ...

  7. Government hits back in row over bridge project

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... agendas- by blocking major projects on environmental grounds. His comments came after the government filed an appeal against a High Court ruling that quashed the environmental permit ... allows both parties in the court case to appeal against it. This principle applies to anyone, regardless of whether you are from the government or not,' he added. The government ...

  8. Right of abode bill splits Legco

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... himself.' Since a landmark Court of Final Appeal ruling in the case of Chong Fung-yuen in 2001, babies born in Hong Kong have been entitled to the right of abode regardless of their parents' ... lawmaker Ip Kwok-him said: 'We will consider supporting Lam's bill, but the final decision depends on the bill's wording.' But Democratic Party chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan, ...


    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Honour among thieves should be discouraged. Indeed, dishonour and betrayal among thieves should be encouraged.' Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang, in a Court of Final Appeal judgment ...

  10. Beijing loyalist turns on Tsang

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Miriam Lau Kin-yee also said earlier that its three lawmakers would consider whether to support the motion, which, if passed, would provide the Court of Final Appeal chief justice a mandate ...




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