人大常委審刑法草案辱國歌可囚3年 律師:難效國旗法照抄引入香港

法政匯思成員黃鶴鳴接受《852郵報》查詢時表示,《國歌法》難和《國旗法》直接比較,因所有在港實行的刑事法律,用字都要十分清晰,以免市民誤墮法網,而《國旗法》規限的屬具體行為,如燒或剪爛,甚至倒插國旗等,但唱國歌則有所不同,例如以不同曲風演唱國歌、奏國歌時的神情肢體動是否算侮辱,都是含糊有待澄清之處,故不能《國旗法》直接類比《國旗法》。

【法政巴絲】實習血淚史 – 我唔係外賣仔!

實習大狀幫師父送外賣,是很多同行的集體回憶。我們的成員寶福山雅治想藉今期《法政巴絲》向所有「外賣從業員」道謝!辛苦你們了!

【法政巴絲】#MeToo

最近在Google上輸入「#」號,第一個搜索結果就是「#MeToo」。你又是否知道它的由來?對付性騷擾行為,除了白紙黑字的法律條文,還需要社會整體正視性暴力的存在,以及建立一個保護受害者的文化。讓我們的成員方翊給大家講解!

‘Co-parking’ in Tsuen Wan: HK$1,500 for 12 days

With the limited supply and soaring prices of parking spaces in Hong Kong, some owners have adopted the sharing economy model to rent out their parking lots on specific days for a fee. In Tsuen Wan’s industrial area near the Sha Tsui Road and Chai Wan Kok Street, hk01.com has discovered that some parking lot owners have posted advertisements for motorists to “co-park” at their spaces. Duncan Ho Dik-hong, barrister and a member of the Progressive Lawyers Group, said the owner of the space should tell renters of the penalties for parking beyond the time limit and the limitations for co-parking in the lease.

Hong Kong gov’t urged to enact freedom of information law after 20 years of delays

IT sector lawmaker Charles Mok has said that civil groups will look into drafting a freedom of information law after criticising the government for making slow progress over the past two decades. The Archives Action Group, led by former director of the Government Records Service Simon Chu, along with the Progressive Lawyers Group, and lawmakers including Mok will look into drafting a bill.

【法政巴絲】死前的回憶

//好嘅書、好嘅詩、好嘅劇本、好嘅詞,每每能觸動人心。套用喺律師樓嘅層面,好嘅供詞、好嘅意見書,可斷定一宗案件嘅勝、負。好嘅判詞,律師會引用,法律學生甚至會背誦。// 回顧一生的時候,你又想甚麼成為最深刻的回憶?今期就讓孫公公跟大家分享!

Asia’s world city? Hong Kong ethnic minorities feel targeted by police stop and search actions

British teacher and performer David Allen had just got on his motorbike on a busy street in Ho Man Tin last month when he was suddenly stopped by three police officers asking for his identification papers. It was not the first time he had been stopped by police. But this time, Allen decided to record the exchange because he wanted to show others the prejudice he has faced from police. “Based on my own personal experience, on occasion I have been singled out because of my skin colour. There seems to be a racial bias in policing,” he told HKFP.

【法政巴絲】如何成為婚姻監禮人?

其實唔係個個律師都可以證婚㗎! 今期《法政巴絲》由Nessie Woo講解律師如何申請成為婚禮監禮人。 在此再次恭賀我們成員Stephanie的大婚之喜!