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Margaret Ng frets over prospect of pro-establishment legal panel successor

Margaret Ng at her farewell party yesterday. Photo: KY Cheng

Outgoing legal sector lawmaker Margaret Ng Ngoi-yee yesterday expressed concern that a pro-establishment legislator may chair the Legislative Council's panel on legal affairs.

Saturday, 29 September, 2012, 3:11am

Dutch-born councillor kicks off Legco campaign

Civic Party member Paul Zimmerman has begun his campaign as an independent candidate in September's legislative elections, which the party fears may hurt the chances of other members.

A copy of an e-mail from Zimmerman, obtained by the South China Morning Post and dated on Wednesday, shows that the Dutch-born Southern District councillor has begun asking for nominations.

20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Barrister prepares to fill veteran's shoes

A young barrister is preparing to fill the shoes of veteran legal sector lawmaker Margaret Ng Ngoi-yee.

7 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

'HK rule of law hasn't deteriorated'

The rule of law in Hong Kong has not deteriorated despite interpretations of the Basic Law by Beijing, the new president of the Law Society says.

But Dieter Yih says another interpretation of the mini-constitution by the National People's Congress Standing Committee to curb the influx of mainland babies would be controversial.

1 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

No law against displaying Tibetan flag: experts

Legal experts have questioned under what law the authorities might be able to take action against people peacefully displaying a Tibetan flag.

They also said any decision to try to stop the Tibetan flag, or any other flag, being displayed would be open to judicial review.

25 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Political Animal

Torch-bearer lobbying a race to the last

17 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Margaret Ng ponders her future as lawmaker

Legal sector lawmaker and Civic Party member Margaret Ng Ngoi-yee is understood to be considering stepping down from her seat next term, but her party's inability to find another suitable candidate could persuade her to continue.

5 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

DAB sets sights on legal sector

A Beijing-friendly party may contest the Legislative Council legal functional constituency in September's election, despite long-standing dominance of the sector by pan-democratic forces.

25 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

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