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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Professor faces censure for inviting Concordia captain to give lecture on emergency procedures

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 09:28pm by AP

    ... Concordia cruise liner to lecture students on emergency procedures. The dean of Rome's Sapienza University, Luigi Frati, criticised the professor's decision to invite Captain Francesco ... for Schettino's guilt expressed indignation at reports that Schettino had been awarded a diploma. The Florence daily La Nazione reported that Schettino gave a nearly two-hour lecture to criminal science ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Smarter criminals pose new legal risk

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 03:55am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com In-house lawyers' role has expanded beyond contracts to protecting firms and bosses from corruption and cybersecurity threats Smarter criminals pose new legal risk The Taiwan "gutter oil" scandal is a good example of the difficulties faced by companies and their lawyers in keeping ahead of criminals, risk-management experts say. ...

  3. Procedure Law needs to do itself justice

    Posted Aug 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... priority on what needs to be changed by amendments to the Criminal Procedure Law (CPL). Passed in 1979, the CPL reflected determination to build a country on the rule of law, coming out from ... such as seeing lawyers not as troublemakers but as partners in achieving criminal justice, and hence allowing them to be present at every step of the criminal justice procedure. All in all, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Four activists demand criminal probe into police brutality claims

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 04:29am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Four demand criminal probe into beating claim Four men who were arrested after joining a rally against development plans for the northeastern New Territories a month ago say they are outraged that police have refused to launch a criminal investigation into their police brutality claims. "They [officers] just told us all accusations ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New rules on high-risk beauty procedures may take at least a year

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 05:15am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com After second incident at a clinic in months, source says new regulations on high-risk procedures may get caught in Legco gridlock Rules on beauty services a year away A government proposal to regulate high-risk medical procedures at beauty salons would take at least one year to implement, the Post learned yesterday. It came as police were ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese families want war criminal names dropped from Yasukuni Shrine

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 09:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Veterans' families urge Yasukuni memorial to end 'discomfort' of those honouring fallen Call for shrine to purge war criminals Some members of an influential group that represents families of Japanese war dead are urging managers of a controversial Tokyo shrine to remove the names of 14 convicted war criminals, an official said yesterday. ...

  7. Dozens of police forces across the country now using software to help sentence petty criminals

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 06:37pm

    ... software to help decide penalties for petty criminals, according to state media. Police in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, said they have processed more than 8,800 cases using the software since 2012 ... questioning suspects – on such as such as whether they had turned themselves in and if they had a similar criminal history – and keying the answers into the software. A thief who stole a motorcycle ...

  8. News - China - JUSTICE

    Proposed amendment to Criminal Law just another way to restrict us, say Chinese lawyers

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 05:01am by KEIRA HUANG

    ... to criminal law seen as way to gag lawyers Mainland lawyers and legal scholars have expressed concern over proposed restrictions on what lawyers can disclose about their cases as top lawmakers ... and revisions to new and existing laws, including the death penalty, counterespionage and anti-terrorism. Lawmakers say the additions to the Criminal Law will "secure the right of people's ...

  9. Jury still out on community service orders

    Posted Sep 19th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Li

    ... to keep a person who is capable of rehabilitation out of prison. The offences which are seen as most appropriate are those involving an element of anti-social behaviour such as criminal damage ... criminal record 2 Come from a stable home background, perhaps with a family 3 Have a good work record, be in employment or have a realistic prospect of work 4 Have shown genuine remorse 5 Present ...

  10. The Stool Pigeon

    Posted Aug 26th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... devices. A fitting sonic prologue, given how Dante Lam Chiu-yin's latest film reads like an action-fuelled police procedural. True to its name, its central idea is about how a police officer ...




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