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
Law & Order

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
Law & Order

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

(英文原文於3月23日刊登,請點擊此處)

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…

香港需要中國助抵擋全球恐怖主義
Bill Majcher

香港需要中國助抵擋全球恐怖主義

香港可能有人同情暴力的聖戰襲擊,而成功的恐襲幾乎必定是跨越國界。香港的網絡貫通東西方,正正令此城面臨恐襲威脅。單靠香港警隊難以保障我們安全。 本文由港報記者Benny Kwok翻譯。原文見於此處。

EOC proposes law reform: Cohabiting relationships and new immigrants the talking points
Human Rights

EOC proposes law reform: Cohabiting relationships and new immigrants the talking points

York Chow’s final call as chairman of the EOC seeks to better protect the rights of minority groups. As comprehensive as the report is, it…

Hong Kong needs China for protection from global terrorism
HK-China Relations

Hong Kong needs China for protection from global terrorism

While Hong Kong may have local sympathisers to violent jihad, effective plots almost always have a transnational dimension. Hong Kong’s East-West connections put it at…