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  1. Civil service softens over criminal records

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Applicants for government jobs may not have to declare criminal convictions for much longer. The Legislative Council's security panel heard yesterday that the Civil Service Bureau was reviewing the requirement. Social workers had earlier told the panel the government was taking the lead in discriminating against people with criminal records. The social workers, from the Society ...

  2. Small classes a 'criminal' waste of cash

    Posted May 21st 2005, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Education secretary hears experts at an HKU conference argue class-size reduction is 'one of the most expensive but least-effective' ways to improve learning The government's reluctance to cut class sizes has won the backing of international experts who say it would be a 'criminal' waste of money. Permanent Secretary for Education Fanny Law Fan ...

  3. Training key for fledgling legal eagles

    Posted Aug 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... criminal and property. A year's relevant work experience is required. First- and second-year students are introduced to Hong Kong's legal system and to the law of the People's Republic of China. During their third year, students can choose subjects such as as criminal procedure, civil litigation, company practice, conveyancing practice, and company law. Graduates ...

  4. Mother's despair at inquest of suicide girl

    Posted Dec 16th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui Weeping, she describes how she found her daughter's body A coroner's inquest had to be briefly adjourned yesterday after the grieving mother of a 15-year-old girl who plunged to her death in Tin Shui Wai last year cried uncontrollably ...

  5. Beijing lawyer's two-year prison sentence is greeted with dismay

    Posted Dec 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and criminal lawyers who had 'emphatically' concluded that he was innocent of all charges. Zhang was arrested in May last year and has been in custody ever since, following the refusal ... the hundreds of lawyers who signed the petition on his behalf believe.' She said her husband was arrested and charged under clause 306 of the Criminal Law of China, which singles out lawyers found ...

  6. The Gentle Crackdown

    Posted May 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Gentle Crackdown begins this week on TVB Jade at 9pm. Every Monday we will run the synopses of the week's episodes. Episode 1 (May 23) All the officials and criminal hunters ... smart, but to no avail. Mui insists that she will never tarnish her father's reputation as the 'Top Criminal Hunter'. Thief Chan Chat tries to steal Sui Tung Lau's money ...

  7. HK may act early on fugitive transfers

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... to consider looking at ways to deal with cross-border criminal cases before a formal pact on the transfer of fugitives is reached. Acting Deputy Secretary for Security Margaret Chan Cheng Wan-yuk, who ... cross-border criminal cases as Hong Kong integrated further with the mainland. Independent legislator Audrey Eu Yuet-mee asked if there were any rules to deal with cross-border criminal cases before ...

  8. Deadlock continues over Indian ministers

    Posted Jun 10th 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... yesterday, as opposition members disrupted proceedings in protest against 'tainted' ministers in the Congress party-led ruling coalition. The campaign against ministers facing criminal ... ministers charged with criminal offences including murder, rape and corruption. Mr Singh is greatly respected for his honesty, integrity and simplicity. The BJP is aiming to take the sheen off his ...


    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fastlane Pearl, 10.35pm Deaq and Van (Bill Bellamy and Peter Facinelli, above) are sent to infiltrate a gang of Russian mobsters in order to learn whether or not an undercover cop, Dallas (Rod Rowland), who has been investigating the gangsters for two years, has joined them in their criminal activities. Smallville World, 9.10pm When Clark (Tom Welling) tries to rescue his ...

  10. Law amended, not interpreted: Bar chief

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... of initiation?' But his colleague Albert Chen Hung-yee said the interpretations had cleared up doubts surrounding procedures for constitutional reform. Professor Chen, a member of the Basic Law Committee, ... to change the current procedure,' Professor Chen said. ...




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