Peepers: Police chief calls for anti-voyeurism law
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Peepers: Police chief calls for anti-voyeurism law

Hong Kong’s police chief is calling for a specific law in the city to fight ‘upskirt’ photo-taking after the top court ruled that the charge…

Are you being watched? Taxi video footage triggers privacy concerns
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Are you being watched? Taxi video footage triggers privacy concerns

An Uber driver leaking a video of two celebrities in the back seat has sparked debate on whether this is a breach of privacy law…

‘Remain vigilant’ says PLG report on Hong Kong rule of law
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‘Remain vigilant’ says PLG report on Hong Kong rule of law

The Progressive Lawyers Group of Hong Kong, in its inaugural report, elaborates on the implementation of the rule of law in the city and warns…

HK effort to ease extradition law concerns fall short; many rendition routes to China remain
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HK effort to ease extradition law concerns fall short; many rendition routes to China remain

H In amending a controversial extradition law, the Hong Kong government removed nine types of commercial crimes for which extradition would be allowed, but warnings…

Business groups win concessions on extradition law
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Business groups win concessions on extradition law

Concern has increased within the business community in Hong Kong since the government proposed amendments to extradition legislation to allow the SAR to transfer suspects…

Murder shines spotlight on HK extradition loopholes
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Murder shines spotlight on HK extradition loopholes

Hong Kong legislators were set Friday to debate a proposal from the Security Bureau that would allow extraditions to Taiwan, Macau and mainland China for…

Feeling Blue about Rule of law
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Feeling Blue about Rule of law

A survey by local think tank The Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre found that only 35 percent of the Hong Kongers are satisfied with the general…

Justice Chief Cheng Breaks Silence on Leung Investigation
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Justice Chief Cheng Breaks Silence on Leung Investigation

Hong Kong’s justice chief Ms Teresa Cheng came under fire over the Christmas holidays for a controversial decision by the Department of Justice to drop…

Law Society seeks to push out foreign lawyers
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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
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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…