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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Rule of law and obeying the law are two different things

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 03:36am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Rule of law and obeying the law are two different things "You say the rule of law in Hong Kong is important, but you are now, as a professor of law, advocating that people break the law, " [Executive Council member Professor Arthur Li Kwok-cheung] said, without naming anyone. "It is completely paradoxical. It is crazy." South China Morning ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1596957/rule-law-and-obeying-law-are-two-different-things
  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Law Society chief says solicitors want to do more than just law

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com If the Law Society has its way, solicitors could soon be running one-stop businesses that offer an array of services including non-legal ones Solicitors want to do more than just law The city's lawyers are looking at ways to expand their business into other professional areas, the Law Society's new chief says. Stephen Hung Wan-shun said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1589603/law-society-chief-says-solicitors-want-do-more-just-law
  3. News - Asia - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Australia plans tougher anti-terror laws after recent raids on suspects

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:02am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australia plans tougher anti-terror laws The Australian government will introduce tough new legislation in parliament this week to tackle terrorism, reports said yesterday, following the biggest crackdown in the country's history. Prime Minister Tony Abbott will seek sweeping counterterror powers when the proposals go before the house ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1596885/australia-plans-tougher-anti-terror-laws-after-recent-raids-suspects
  4. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Indonesian province Aceh proposes 100 lashes for gay sex under sharia law

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 12:55pm by AFP

    ... law that critics say violates basic human rights. Aceh is the only part of the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation to enforce Islamic sharia law and has been slowly implementing it since 2001, when it gained some autonomy. A draft by-law released yesterday outlaws anal sex between men and "the rubbing of body parts between women for stimulation", ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1596744/indonesian-province-aceh-proposes-100-lashes-gay-sex
  5. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysian activist jailed for a year under colonial-era sedition law

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 12:21pm by AP

    ... of sedition, drawing immediate condemnation from human rights groups who accuse the government of using the colonial-era law to stifle freedom of expression. Adam Adli was charged last year after ... face up to three years in prison and a fine. Sedition as defined by Malaysian law includes promoting hatred against the government. Human Rights Watch said Malaysia's ruling party, which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1595924/malaysian-activist-jailed-year-under-colonial-era-sedition-law
  6. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    Hong Kong plans tougher laws in response to 'gutter oil' scandal

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 02:46pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com New regulations on edible oil after scandal The government has vowed to strengthen laws governing edible oil in the wake of a scandal that has linked hundreds of businesses to the use or distribution of tainted "gutter oil" from Taiwanese firm Chang Guann. A consultation on changing the law to strengthen regulation of edible oils ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1595354/hong-kong-plans-tougher-laws-response-gutter-oil-scandal
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's new budget law can modernise governance

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 02:18pm by Hu Shuli

    ... Hu Shuli Hu Shuli hails the guiding principles behind the changes which are in line with the third plenum's call for a rules-based and open system New budget law has the potential to modernise Chinese governance Three recent items of news deserve attention. First, the revisions to the Budget Law were passed late last month. Second, in a speech this month marking the 60th ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1594568/chinas-new-budget-law-can-modernise-governance
  8. News - China Insider - CHINA DIGEST

    Naked brother-in-law; secrets of news anchor; giant melon: CHINA DIGEST

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 09:45pm by Staff Reporters

    ... and returned the money to her when she correctly said the amount of cash that was missing. Detention for naked prank A woman frantically called the police in the municipality after her brother-in-law stripped naked in front of her and began cursing at her, the Chongqing Economic Times  reports. Two policemen went to the scene and discovered it was a prank devised by the brother-in-law. He has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1594855/wrongly-jailed-16-years-sex-slave-freed-secrets-news-anchor
  9. News - China - WATER CRISIS

    Beijing residents defy law to sink own wells in search of clean water

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 05:44am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Residents take matters into their own hands as capital struggles to provide water for swelling population- but it's not a good solution Beijingers defy law to sink wells As water shortages continue to plague Beijing, unauthorised wells are becoming a common sight across the city- a solution that might ease supplies for now but risk greater damage ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1590237/beijing-residents-defy-law-sink-own-wells-search-clean-water
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines president proposes 'autonomy for minority Muslims' law

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 03:49pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Rebels to swap arms for party politics Philippine President Benigno Aquino has sent to parliament a proposed law to grant autonomy to minority Muslims, a crucial step ... Mindanao,” Aquino said after turning over the bill to congressional leaders. He called for the passage “in the soonest possible time” of the proposed law that would have MILF leaders governing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1589374/philippines-president-proposes-autonomy-minority-muslims-law

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