Jason Y. Ng Attended RTHK Interview on Extradition Laws

Progressive Lawyers Group Convenor Jason Y. Ng attended radio programme Backchat today to discuss, among other things, the Government’s plan to amend the extradition laws which will allow Hong Kong to hand over fugitives to mainland China.

《鏗鏘集》鉛慌未了

兩年前,香港十一條公共屋邨被揭發食水含鉛量超標。政府當時為居民驗血、派發食水,及濾水器,並進行一系列補救措施。當市民漸漸將事件遺忘,過去兩年,受影響屋邨的居民,又是如何過日子?去年,政府再發表食水含鉛超標調查委員會報告,並為事件致歉。委員會為免日後發生同樣事故,作出多項建議,包括要求為全港所有公屋屋邨再安排食水測試,以及檢討現時的法例框架及規管是否足夠保障食水安全,甚至建議成立獨立機構監察香港食水水質等。時至今日,這些建議有多少尚待跟進呢?

No legal ground to bar candidates: lawyers’ group

Linda Wong of Progressive Lawyers Group told RTHK that the government's move was excessive as the original forms candidates have to submit already include provisions stating the support of the Basic Law.