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  1. Comment - Letters

    Discrimination law review will cover broad range of issues

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 05:25am by LETTERS

    ... Discrimination law review will cover broad range of issues I refer to Michael Chugani's Public Eye column (" Outlawing the 'L-word'? What about the rest? " July 16). The discrimination law review by the Equal Opportunities Commission is not intended to look only at the issues related to mainland Chinese, nor is it aimed at providing this group with any ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1557103/discrimination-law-review-will-cover-broad-range-issues
  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Transsexuals call for laws to help minorities

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, Joyce Ng

    ... sexual minorities in Hong Kong. Top of the list are new laws against discrimination, W and fellow transsexual Mimi Wong said after yesterday's landmark ruling by the top court. W, who ... the court decision was not enough. "The government should have laws to safeguard transsexual women from discrimination," she said. One example, she said, was some employers' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1237042/transsexuals-call-laws-help-minorities
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLICY

    Gays and mainlanders in spotlight as Hong Kong launches discrimination law review

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 07:33pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Wider anti-discrimination laws eyed A public consultation has been launched on extending anti-discrimination laws to protect, among others, mainlanders, ... for equal rights," he said. The law against sex discrimination does not cover bias on grounds of sexual orientation, while that against racial bias does not cover discrimination against people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549710/eoc-launches-review-anti-discrimination-laws
  4. News - China - MACAU

    Suspended pro-democracy Macau professor to take legal action over 'discrimination'

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:15am by Raquel Carvalho

    ... Raquel Carvalho raquel.carvalho@scmp.com University of Macau associate professor plans to file labour bureau complaint saying he was discriminated against for pro-democracy views Punished ... discriminated against him based on his political beliefs. The associate professor, Bill Chou Kwok-ping, said he had faced a disciplinary process, including attending inquiry sessions, since November ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1569487/university-macau-lecturer-says-he-was-punished-politics
  5. News - China - DISCRIMINATION

    Lesbian couple hurt by official's disrespect at marriage registry

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Social worker and college student say they were snubbed by registry official as they attempt to challenge law and raise public awareness Lesbians fail in bid ... on Monday. Mayu Yu, a 27-year old social worker, said a male official at the registry told her and her partner that they could not be registered because the law did not recognise a marriage between ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1158505/lesbian-couple-hurt-officials-disrespect-marriage-registry
  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US workers claim discrimination in hiring of foreigners on skilled worker visas

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 10:55pm by AP

    ... worker from India. Now she has joined a federal US lawsuit alleging the global staffing firm that ran HarleyDavidson's technical support discriminated against American workers, in part ... it considers all qualified candidates "without regard to citizenship and immigration status". Manpower said it "adopts the highest ethical standards and complies with all applicable laws ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1549216/us-workers-claim-discrimination-hiring-foreigners-skilled-worker-visas
  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Should it be illegal to call someone 'locust'? Protection for mainlanders dominates law debate

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:44am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Tensions between Hongkongers and mainland visitors were further exposed yesterday during a fiery debate over proposed changes to anti-discrimination laws ... and benefits for unmarried couples- the biggest concern of more than 100 people at the Central Library yesterday involved the treatment of mainlanders and migrants. Under current laws mainlanders ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1570269/it-discrimination-say-locust-protection-mainlanders-dominates-debate
  8. Comment - Letters

    Government must respect the law and end discrimination on basis of sexual orientation

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 04:47am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Government must respect the law and end discrimination I filed a judicial review against the government for maintaining a different age of consent between two men and a man ... was unconstitutional. This happened in 2005. Last week, the Department of Justice submitted documents to the Legislative Council finally proposing to amend the dead laws. While I welcome such a proposal, it is, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1391365/government-must-respect-law-and-end-discrimination-basis-sexual
  9. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Study to shed light on sex discrimination: Equal Opportunities Commission

    Posted May 13th 2014, 03:51am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... on a study into gender bias and the feasibility of laws to protect the rights of sexual minorities, the anti-discrimination watchdog says. The independent research will cover practical scenarios ... for procrastinating on developing the relevant laws. Instead of putting the issue to public consultation, the government set up a committee last June to advise on sex discrimination. Chu said he expected ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1510799/study-shed-light-sex-discrimination-equal-opportunities-commission
  10. News - World

    Obama review shows big data could prompt discrimination

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 10:31pm by AP

    ... by President Barack Obama, White House counsellor John Podesta said in an interview. Podesta did not discuss all the findings, but said the potential for discrimination was an issue. Federal laws have ... Associated Press in Washington Big data 'could prompt discrimination' A White House review of how the government and private sector use large sets of data has found ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1499431/obama-review-shows-big-data-could-prompt-discrimination

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