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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Six arrested after masked crowds smash Legco glass doors, clash with police

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 07:22am by Eddie Lee, Jennifer Ngo, Danny Mok

    ... they were stopped by other protesters at the site. Some masked protesters claimed they were trying to obstruct the amendment to the copyright law that addresses the issue of user-generated ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Academic weighs in on 'lenient' sentence

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:50am by Eddie Lee, Danny Mok

    ... But yesterday, Peking University law academic Wang Lei, who is also a member of the National Research Council Hong Kong and Macao, said: "When courts hand down judgments, they have to consider the whole social background. We've never seen in Hong Kong things we've seen recently- like trespass at a military site- and challenges to laws." He said activists may be testing ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EQUALITY

    Equalities watchdog plans new study on sexual discrimination

    Posted Dec 20th 2013, 04:29am by Danny Mok, Edward Tang

    ... through questionnaires and focus group discussions on measures to tackle such discrimination. This included the possibility of introducing a law dealing with discrimination on the grounds ... commissioning, Chow said. Human Rights Monitor director Law Yuk-kai welcomed the watchdog's move, but said it should not act solely on the basis of majority opinion. "The majorities were often ...

  4. Burglary at fung shui master's home

    Posted Nov 11th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Celebrity fung shui master Peter So Man-fung- who once predicted he was in for 10 years of bad luck- lost three kitchen choppers and some cash when his luxury villa in Ting Kau was burgled yesterday. Police later arrested an illegal immigrant in ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - WELFARE

    Mainland Chinese to test seven-year rule on qualification for Hong Kong housing

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 11:32pm by Danny Mok, Emily Tsang, Jennifer Ngo

    ... Chow Wing-sun, a professor of social work at the University of Hong Kong, said Article 22 of the Basic Law granted the right to decide which mainlanders settled in Hong Kong to Beijing, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong men arrested as part of child exploitation ring

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 04:39am by AP, AFP, Danny Mok

    ... included doctors, nurses, schoolteachers, child-related volunteer workers, foster carers, pastors, priests and law enforcement personnel. Some 386 children had been rescued around the world. ...

  7. ICAC staff 'advised' over unapproved wiretaps

    Posted Mar 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... conversations between lawyers and their clients in 2007. The action follows a warning by the High Court judge in charge of overseeing the covert surveillance law's implementation that the principle ... conversations. Mr Justice Woo is the commissioner on Interception of Communications and Surveillance. It was the first time the covert surveillance watchdog had reprimanded a law enforcement agency. ...

  8. Six arrested for drink-driving

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Police arrested six people for drink-driving in a campaign from Friday to Tuesday. Forty-nine warnings were given, 131 summonses and 1,530 fixed penalty tickets. About 32 per cent of summonses and fixed penalty tickets were issued for speeding a ...

  9. 17 arrested over loan shark scams

    Posted Aug 28th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Police arrested 17 people in raids at 10am yesterday on eight financial companies, which officers said had threatened people into borrowing money in an alleged loan sharking scam. Undercover officers posing as loan applicants found that employee ...

  10. Police search for family of 4 feared slain

    Posted Jul 07th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Danny Mok

    ... Amy Nip and Danny Mok A man was arrested yesterday in a Fanling village where police are looking for a missing family of four amid suspicion that they may have been murdered. Bloodstains were found in a corner of the village house where the four lived and ...




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