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  1. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Protesters' sex abuse claims highlighted at UN meeting

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by Joyce Ng

    ... and Human Rights Monitor, called for a "high-level mechanism" in the government to improve anti-discrimination laws. Reports of women being sexually harassed have emerged from the Occupy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1620844/protesters-sex-abuse-claims-highlighted-un-meeting
  2. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Hong Kong's gay rights parade takes umbrella as its symbol

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:06am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... unmarried heterosexual and homosexual couples. He expressed hope that equal protection could be extended to LGBT people. "We hope to protect sexual minorities through certain laws ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1621555/hong-kongs-gay-rights-parade-takes-umbrella-its-symbol
  3. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Uygur scholar Ilham Tohti to go on trial for separatism this week, says lawyer

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 01:18pm by AFP, AP

    ... went on a hunger strike for 10 days in January to protest being served food that did not follow Islamic dietary laws, Li has said. He also said Tohti was denied food for 10 days in March after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1591636/uygur-scholar-ilham-tohti-go-trial-separatism-week-says-lawyer
  4. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Report slams Hong Kong for 'narrow, fragmented laws' that fail to stop human trafficking

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:26am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... Joanna Chiu joanna.chiu@scmp.com Damning report says city is failing to comply with minimum standards and calls for action on forced labour and laws to protect victims Hong Kong under fire on human trafficking Hong Kong's laws on human trafficking are too narrow and fragmented to protect victims, says a report published today. It says the city's focus on trafficking ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1455777/hong-kong-under-fire-human-trafficking
  5. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Gao Zhisheng's wife wants him to seek treatment in US after 'horrific torture' in Chinese jail

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 12:34pm by AFP

    ... and being kept alive,” the wife, Geng He, said in a statement. Gao remains under round-the-clock surveillance of Chinese authorities at his sister-in-law’s home in the western Xinjiang region, where ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1573422/gao-zhishengs-wife-wants-him-get-treated-us-after-horrific-torture
  6. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Spanish High Court dismisses China human rights cases

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:45am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Madrid Spain’s High Court on Monday dismissed two judicial investigations into alleged cases of genocide and human rights violations by Chinese authorities under a new law ... by examining magistrates- who work like prosecutors- since 2006. The judges cited new rules- passed into law in March- that limit investigations of cases that do not involve Spanish victims or alleged ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539427/spain-high-court-dismisses-china-rights-cases
  7. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Woman accused of abusing Indonesian helper Erwiana pleads ‘not guilty’ to all charges

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 01:43pm by LO WEI, AFP

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com and Agence France-Presse Law Wan-tung denies all charges- totalling 20 counts- including grievous bodily harm and failure to pay wages The allegedly abusive former employer of an Indonesian helper has denied all 20 charges against her for abusing her three maids and breaching labour laws- in a case that sparked international concern. Law Wan-tung, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1529194/woman-accused-abusing-indonesian-helper-erwiana-pleads-not-guilty-all
  8. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Ensure fair trial for GSK probe pair, Foreign Correspondents' Club urges Beijing

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:06am by Christy Choi

    ... China Central Television, saying he and his wife "deeply regret" breaking any laws. He added he would not have worked with the drug manufacturer had the company informed him about ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556678/ensure-fair-trial-gsk-probe-pair-foreign-correspondents-club-urges
  9. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Muddled laws 'prevent justice' for young rape victims

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 06:29am by Mimi Lau

    ... officials to abuse the rule of law?" Yu has been compared to Tang Hui, a Hunan mother who gained national sympathy after she was sent to a labour camp while seeking justice for her daughter who ... There was already a law that defined sex with a girl under 14 as rape, and offenders could be sentenced to death. The new solicitation charge carried the lesser punishment of five to 15 years in jail. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1352158/muddled-laws-prevent-justice-young-rape-victims
  10. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Jailed pastor's family escapes from China to the US after 'harassment by authorities'

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 01:20pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Zhang's daughter, son-in-law and grandchild spirited out of the country by activists via Southeast Asia Three family members of jailed pastor Zhang Shaojie ... Zhang’s daughter, son-in-law and one-year-old grandchild landed in Dallas, Texas, and have now gone to Midland, according to US-based China Aid. The group said an underground network of activists ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1555344/jailed-pastors-family-escape-china-us-after-harassment-authorities

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