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  1. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Lawyers warn of possible judicial interference

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 12:00am by Patsy Moy, Austin Chiu

    ... on the legal merits of the requests for interpretation and expressed "in strong terms" views on the social and political consequences. The professional body made the comments in its first ... lawyers and legal scholars, among them law professors Eric Cheung Tat-ming and Davis who are against seeking an interpretation. But others such as Executive Council members Andrew Liao Cheung-sing ...

  2. News - China Insider - LEGAL

    Chinese woman alleges police detained her for 10 days when she tried to lodge complaint

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 04:42pm by Chris Luo

    ... But Guo said she is still seeking legal assistance and plans to sue the Shenbei Police Bureau in Shenyang for her alleged illegal detention. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Law Society president Ambrose Lam resigns after historic no-confidence vote

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 01:41pm by Joyce Ng

    ... president, he told journalists at a media gathering in June last year that he would contact organisers of the group “to see what legal assistance they would need”. The group plans to mobilise 10,000 ... declared, to protect the legal rights of others. But at another media gathering he called four months later, Lam said there were no legal grounds for civil disobedience and said the notion ...

  4. News - China Insider - LEGAL

    Woman on trial for demanding right to visit jailed Falun Gong father

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 07:08pm by Chris Luo

    ... in protest during the trial.  Wang said the judge snubbed the defendant’s request to add two citizen juries to the trial without giving a legitimate reason, which he said “seriously breached” legal ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Ambrose Lam courted triumph, controversy as Law Society leader

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 04:06am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... of the group "to see what legal assistance they would need". If Hong Kong's electoral reforms do not match the movement's ideas of true democracy, then it plans to mobilise 10,000 protesters to block streets in the Central business district. It was a lawyer's duty, Lam declared, to protect the legal rights of others. But at another media gathering he hastily called four ...

  6. News - China - LEGAL

    Beijing demolishes ‘eyesore’ news stands ahead of Apec meeting

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 02:53pm by Kathy Gao

    ... Kathy Gao kathy.gao@scmp.com District officials cite illegal sales of products other than newspapers as stands removed before summit Authorities in Beijing have demolished at least 70 news stands, state media reported on Tuesday. The news stands were “for ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Nightclub fires 'just waiting to happen'

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Overcrowding is a grave concern because some club managers do not get the seriousness of the problem, says Central police officer Nightclub fires 'just waiting to happen' After 235 people died in a nightclub blaz ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Rallying call to remove Law Society president

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Rallying call to remove Law Society president A Law Society veteran has issued a rallying call to members to oust the institution's president for endorsing Beijing's white paper on "one country two systems&quo ...

  9. News - China Insider - LEGAL

    Chinese judge probed after marrying woman he granted almost everything to in divorce case

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 05:16pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com A Hunan judge has been suspended and placed under investigation after a court heard that he had married a woman whom he ruled heavily in favour of in a divorce case. Lengshuitan district judge Zhou Xinhua granted the woman alm ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL

    Yung Kee family feud festers on over legal technicalities

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 04:21pm by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Lawyers representing Leung Sui-kwan, whose husband was a 45pc shareholder in the famed roast goose restaurant in Central, appealed against the dismissal of an order to reassign shares or wind up the company The widow of th ...




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