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  1. Appeal thrown out over ruling on misconduct

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... of their offence, he said. But Ribeiro said that if McCoy's view of the offence was accepted, it would result in discrimination against public employees. It would mean an employee like Wong, who hid their disqualification from their employer, would receive different treatment depending on whether he worked in the public or private sector. 'The law would criminalise the conduct of the government ...

  2. How to protect children, and sex offenders' rights

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a project by the Law Reform Commission to devise a scheme for the treatment, rehabilitation, risk assessment and management of sex offenders that would better protect the community without ... But their stand, like a register of sex offenders, raises concerns about privacy, the presumption of innocence and rehabilitation. Under the law, a convicted criminal is not obliged to disclose a criminal ...

  3. Correction project for offenders will cover all regions

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... offenders by helping them assimilate into society. 'The social workers will try to help them resolve issues such as employment, social discrimination or family problems.' He said ... support as the authorities were still drafting an amendment to the criminal law. Under mainland criminal law, minor offenders taking part in community corrections are under the surveillance ...

  4. talk back

    Posted Aug 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the privacy of offenders might be severely violated. The register would have a permanent labelling effect on offenders so, even if they decided to reform, they would face discrimination trying to find ...



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