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  1. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Disruptive airline passenger's fate out of HK hands, family says

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by DANNY LEE

    ... next to an attendant. His hands and legs were bound and the pilots decided to turn back to Chek Lap Kok. Passengers with no idea of what had caused the plane's U-turn piled abuse on him, ...

  2. News - China - JUSTICE

    China supreme court orders tougher sentencing for child abuse

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou Mimi.lau@scmp.com Supreme court orders tougher sentencing in child abuse cases Mainland courts have been ordered to mete out harsher sentences to child abusers ... court's order comes amid growing public anger about the widespread sexual abuse of children; at least seven such cases were reported in the past 20 days. On the internet, mainlanders launched two ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Erwiana supporters accuse Indonesia of pressuring her to appoint consulate lawyer

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 07:48pm by JOANNA CHIU

    ... Joanna Chiu joanna.chiu@scmp.com Erwiana 'pressured to use consulate's lawyer' More questions emerged yesterday about how Indonesian authorities are treating former domestic helper Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, whose Hong Kong employer is being prosecuted for allegedly abusing her. Erwiana's supporters yesterday accused Jakarta's Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - JUSTICE

    Abuse of legal system a concern, says Zervos

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy, Cheung Chi-fai and Austin Chiu

    ... Patsy Moy, Cheung Chi-fai and Austin Chiu But top prosecutor refuses to comment on whether the ICAC complaint that was lodged against Franklin Lam is a case in point Abuse of legal system a concern, says Zervos The city's top prosecutor yesterday agreed there was concern people might abuse the justice system for political purposes, but refused to say if he thought the Franklin ...

  5. News - China - JUSTICE

    New forms of extrajudicial detention emerge to replace China’s labour camps

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 12:46pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... forced labour without trial. According to a report by the rights group Amnesty International in December, other forms included “black jails”, drug rehabilitation facilities, and “brainwashing ...

  6. News - China - JUSTICE

    Labour camps may become a thing of a past, but what will replace them?

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 02:36am by Verna Yu

    ... had stopped approving new cases for laojiao and many centres built for that purpose had been turned into drug treatment centres. But there has been no word from the central government ... maintain stability] before [this reform], there must be the same need now and that hasn't changed." Fu said the key to ending abuses was for the police to be held accountable ...

  7. News - China - JUSTICE

    China's labour camp system officially abolished

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 10:27am by Keith Zhai

    ... "black jails", drug rehabilitation facilities and "brainwashing centres". The NPC Standing Committee also endorsed a relaxation of the country's three-decade-old one-child ...

  8. News - China Insider - JUSTICE

    Zhejiang judge remarks on openness of Bo Xilai trial

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 02:57pm by Chris Luo

    ... People’s Court on Tuesday. Bo, a former member of the Communist Party politburo, was sentenced in August to life imprisonment for taking bribes, corruption and abuse of power, in perhaps China’s ...

  9. News - China - JUSTICE

    Petitioners converted to Christianity see plight as part of poor's struggle

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 04:51am by Verna Yu

    ... subjected to physical and mental abuse by law enforcement. Many are sent to illegal detention centres known as "black jails" before being forcibly returned to their hometowns; some ...

  10. News - China - JUSTICE

    Top court seeks tougher penalties for sex offences by teachers and officials

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 03:17am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... a public outcry over a spate of rapes of children by teachers, the nation's top court is for the first time seeking tougher punishment for public servants who abuse minors in their care. ... circumstances in which sexual abuse of minors warranted "severe punishment". The guidelines in particular call for harsher but unspecified punishment for sexual offences against vulnerable ...




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