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法律學者倡改強制入院制 增保障精神病者 (Chinese article)
Date: 4 Sep, 2017 Publisher: Ming Pao Hyperlink: https://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20170904/s00002/1504462334707
Daisy Cheung Interviewed on Compulsory Mental Health Treatment in Hong Kong
Date: 4 Sep, 2017 Publisher: HKU Legal Scholarship Blog The Centre for Medical Ethics and Law (CMEL) hosted a two-day conference (25-26 August 2017) on compulsory mental health treatment in Hong Kong and the way forward.  The conference featured philosophical, human rights, legal and medical perspectives.  The speakers included a judge from the United Kingdom, medical practitioners and academics from the UK, New Zealand, the United States, and Hong Kong.  The confere ...
Mental health patients should have more rights to refuse treatment, senior judge suggests.
Date: 29 Aug, 2017 Publisher: The Telegraph Hyperlink: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/08/29/mental-health-patients-should-have-rights-refuse-treatment-senior/ 
胎兒的特殊法律地位 (Chinese article)
Author: Terry Kaan (簡尚恆)   Date: 5 Jun, 2017   Hyperlink: https://news.mingpao.com/pns/%E8%A7%80%E9%BB%9E/article/20170605/s00012/1496599544337/%E7%B0%A1%E5%B0%9A%E6%81%86-%E8%83%8E%E5%85%92%E7%9A%84%E7%89%B9%E6%AE%8A%E6%B3%95%E5%BE%8B%E5%9C%B0%E4%BD%8D
The Return of Miscarried Foetus
Date: 31 May, 2017 Author: Terry Kaan Blog post: The distressing experience of the couple who is seeking the return of the remains of a 16- week-old foetus following a miscarriage exposes some gaps in the current law which need urgent resolution. The sticking point seems to be the refusal of the hospital to issue a Form 13 ‘Certificate of Still-Birth’ which is required for cremation or burial on the grounds that the foetus had not reached the 24-week mark. From the Hospital Au ...
香港沒有效保障精神病患者權益 (Chinese article)
Date: 22 May, 2017 Author: Daisy Cheung (張天目) Publisher: Ming Pao Hyperlink: https://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20170522/s00012/1495389883069

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