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3Novices:Hong Kong lawmakers pass long-awaited ‘sorry law’

The Legislative Council has passed a “sorry law” seeking to encourage government officials and other parties to apologise in legal disputes without necessarily bearing legal consequences.
The council passed the long-awaited Apology Bill on Thursday afternoon by 42 votes to two.
The legislation, proposed by the government’s steering committee on mediation last year, is intended to facilitate the resolution of disputes such as those arising from medical negligence cases,…
July 13, 2017 at 02:25PM http://ift.tt/2tLuVq7
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