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  1. Local Falun Gong joins legal battle in review over ban

    Posted Jun 30th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... to join legal proceedings initiated by four Taiwanese practitioners. Theresa Chu Woan-chyi, Liao Hsiao-lan, Lu Lih-ching and Chang Jenn-yen, were granted leave on April 29 last year to conduct ... has been no case so far that interprets that paragraph. 'Maintaining and developing relations is meeting and not just correspondence by phone and e-mail.' Mr Justice Rogers and Mrs ...

  2. Confucian quote open to interpretation

    Posted Apr 10th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... with disciples- in meetings with Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen is certain to give rise to much interpretation. 'A scholar must not be without scope and perspective, for his task is arduous ...

  3. News - China - RELIGION

    Shouwang Church takes legal action against cops for religious persecution

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Shouwang Church leader submits document accusing officers of repressing worshippers 'Barred' pastor in legal move against police Shouwang Church, one of the mainland's most influential unofficial Protestant churches, has taken legal action against Beijing police for preventing its congregation from worshipping for more than a year. The church's ...

  4. Bank explores road to Islam

    Posted Feb 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with sharia compliance, since a religious audit is required. Marketing is complex, given the differences in interpretation of Islamic law and observance by Muslims globally. Beyond market factors, governance, legal and financial implications must be considered, the report says. Banks in Hong Kong have been consistently promoting sharia-approved investment products. The report calls for the Gulf ...

  5. Top court allows new legal tilt by Catholic Church

    Posted Dec 14th 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron and Maggie Ng The government's school management reforms suffered a fresh setback yesterday as the Court of Final Appeal gave the Catholic diocese leave to mount a legal ... 40 per cent of members, with 60 per cent appointed by the sponsoring body. The committees have legal responsibility for running schools. The deadline was extended to July 1, 2012 after just ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - MINORITY RIGHTS

    Hong Kong Catholics have same-sex marriage fears after court ruling on transsexual

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, Johnny Tam

    ... a pattern he said was "internationally recognised and upheld beyond the Catholic Church". He said he respected the court ruling, but added that legal principles- though solely relied ... is inborn; it cannot be altered after birth." Lai was also quoted as saying: "Procreation and sex are inseparable... the legal standard will change the social perceptions in the long run. ...

  7. Firm hits back at nuns in urns row

    Posted Sep 11th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... might lead to court action, as the company had disputed the lease interpretation. On Thursday, the company said it was in the process of registering itself as a non-profit organisation. ... not mention the legality of its land use. The company drew attention to the land records of Su Bong Zen Monastery, one of the group that spoke against it on Wednesday, which had acquired four lots, ...

  8. News - Asia - INDONESIA

    Clashes as church in Indonesia is demolished

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The local government said the church had to be knocked down because it was built last October without a legal permit. Agence France-Presse ...

  9. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Taoist priest spreads ancient wisdom

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... What are your plans for the future? In 2012, I wrote and published a book called Interpretation of Tao Te Ching: Live a New Life Every Day. The Tao Te Ching was written around the 6th century ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Why are London barristers calling Hong Kong Treasure Island?

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... to be paid at the end of the day will be related to how long the trial actually runs, which could be anywhere between three and nine months. Given that Perry leads a large legal team on a huge case ...




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