Law Society seeks to push out foreign lawyers
Law & Order

Law Society seeks to push out foreign lawyers

The Law Society of Hong Kong has proposed restricting the work of non-Hong Kong lawyers and increasing the ratio of local to foreign lawyers in…

National Security: Little brother shows up big brother in front of parents
Law & Order

National Security: Little brother shows up big brother in front of parents

On Monday, Macau proposed to form a national security commission to further uphold national security in the special administrative city. The commission will examine how…

The next step: Government considers banning a political party
Law & Order

The next step: Government considers banning a political party

In an unprecedented move, the Hong Kong government is considering banning a political party. It is the first and the most severe attempt against separatists…

公民實踐培育基金「誰帶頭摧毀廉署和法治」語錄
Governance

公民實踐培育基金「誰帶頭摧毀廉署和法治」語錄

公民實踐培育基金於上周六在香港大學舉行了名為「誰帶頭摧毀廉署和法治」的公眾論壇,多名前政府官員和法律界重量級人物均有出席,不少焦點落在已退休多年、特意由倫敦來港出席論壇的前廉政專員施百偉(Mr. Bertrand de Speville),《港報》在此與讀者重溫論壇的部份語錄。 (撰文、攝影:Salice Wong)

港大法律系教授:確認書安排多此一舉
Law & Order

港大法律系教授:確認書安排多此一舉

社民連主席吳文遠、副主席陳德章,及本土民主前線梁天琦分別入稟高院申請司法覆核,望推翻選管會要求立法會選舉參選人簽署「確認書」的決定。高等法院明將處理申請。而香港大學法律學院楊艾文教授指選管會有關新候選人確認書的理據難以令人信服,法理上並無需要。

Top legal prof: New electoral confirmation form is redundant
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Top legal prof: New electoral confirmation form is redundant

Professor Simon Young of the University of Hong Kong challenges legality of an additional confirmation form required by the EAC and its authority to invalidate…

CY: We’ll relay Hongkongers’ concerns over Lam Wing-kee
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CY: We’ll relay Hongkongers’ concerns over Lam Wing-kee

The chief executive says it’s time to review the cross-border notification mechanism and will assign officials to take follow-up action. Photo: Jeni Zhi

2名建制派人物呼籲重建一國兩制信心阻港獨
HK-China Relations

2名建制派人物呼籲重建一國兩制信心阻港獨

(圖:民建聯副主席周浩鼎指出,港獨情緒源於一國兩制連作時有問題,他呼籲各界對香港的一「一國兩制」有信心。)

(更新) 申訴專員公署拒絕受理林榮順關注小組 指訴求非由受屈人士親自提出
Law & Order

(更新) 申訴專員公署拒絕受理林榮順關注小組 指訴求非由受屈人士親自提出

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Unwise and Misguided: Human rights activists slam diplomat
Immigration

Unwise and Misguided: Human rights activists slam diplomat

In a rare comment on Hong Kong’s internal politics, Nepalese Consul Baliram Prasad Dhami spoke out on the issue of creating refugee camps in a…