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  1. Controversial compensation law on detainees approved

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... is eventually found to be innocent but whose detention is no longer than 37 days will not be able to sue the state for compensation. China's Criminal Procedure Law allows police to detain a person ... days- a total of 37. Human rights campaigners said compensation should also be made to a person who is wrongly detained within the period stipulated by the Criminal Procedure Law. The clause, ...

  2. Compensation only after 37 days detained, draft law says

    Posted Apr 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if the suspects are highly mobile, or if they had criminal records or if they are part of a gang,' the vice-chairman of the NPC Law Committee, Hong Hu, said yesterday. Under the Criminal Procedure ... to be a cornerstone of the protection of human rights in the mainland's faulty criminal system but has proved feeble so far. It went through one draft amendment in 2008 and two last year. ...

  3. Cards-scam trio jailed for luring vice-mayor

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... offences were committed in Macau. 'The mainland criminal-determining procedure is based on the territorial principal,' said Liang Chao, 'so Shenzhen Lowu- where they [the gang] ...

  4. Wife in battle over accident payout

    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... People's Court officials were under the influence of alcohol. 'The very fact that the courts refused to accept our evidence is suspicious,' Professor Ma said, adding that criminal procedures that would have resulted in a higher payout could have been filed. Lanzhou Intermediate People's Court officials denied their officials were under the influence of alcohol at the time ...

  5. We must not be world's dumping ground: greens

    Posted Oct 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... excuse,' Professor Wang said yesterday. 'China has joined an international convention... and the criminal law also has explicit restrictions on the import of waste. But the problem is still ... classifies solid waste into three categories- prohibited imports, limited imports and automatically approved imports- and offers procedures to settle disputes between importers and administrators ...

  6. Drug in pigs exposes evils in supply chain

    Posted Mar 16th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui It's a criminal offence to use it in food, but Clenbuterol, known on the mainland simply as 'lean meat powder', keeps showing up. In a country overwhelmed ... inspection station in Qinyang to issue three important inspection papers without even looking at a pig. 'The so-called inspection is only going through a procedure,' a farmer said. ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheap and unfair attack on ex-prosecutors Your report ('Challenges for new chief justice as he takes over', September 1) quoted an anonymous criminal barrister who seemed ... and it was unfair. It was a cheap shot because Justices Stock and Hartmann can't hit back. It was gutless because the criminal barrister hid in the shadows of anonymity. It was unfair because ...

  8. Don't reclaim off Lantau for port in decline

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the bridge, including the landing point on Lantau and the infrastructure connecting it to the existing local network, will be subject to an environmental impact assessment procedure. The public ... In 1997, 2,409 scientists wrote an open letter warning of major problems within 50 years. Now it is 10 years. With this in mind, big bonuses paid to the banking community are criminal and $400 ...

  9. Film

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... the second world war. Donnie Yen Ji-dan and Shu Qi star. PF Secrets in Their Eyes (III) (Spanish) Police procedurals, political intrigue and a long-burning romance all feature in Juan Jose ... Oct 23, 9pm, Film Archive. Aakrosh Ajay Devgan stars in an action-thriller about criminal investigation into honour killings of three visiting university students in the Indian state of Bihar. ...

  10. Film

    Posted Sep 16th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... (Spanish) Police procedurals, political intrigue and long-burning romance all feature in Juan Jose Campanella's Oscar-winning title, in which a recently retired Argentinian court employee ... I Know About Him Malte Ludin's documentary about his Nazi war criminal father, Hanns Ludin. In German with English subtitles. Sept 24, 8pm, Film Archive. Grand Canyon Adventure: River ...



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