Eight arrested after digging up dirt

Eight activists including a lawmaker were released last night despite refusing to pay bail, after being held for nine hours for trying to collect bags of soil and rubbish from what they said is an illegal and dangerous soil dump in Tin Shui Wai. Six were arrested for suspected theft while the Labour Party's Lee Cheuk-yan was held for disorderly conduct and Lantau Concern Group's Tse Sai-kit was detained for failing to produce an identity document。

人權非星期五

由國際特赦組織香港分會主辦,香港人權監察、民權觀察、法政匯思合辦的「人權非星期五」,邀請你一齊認識《禁止酷刑公約》如何保障香港人的人權,兼集思廣益,一齊拆解政府建議退出《禁止酷刑公約》,背後真正目的何在。