UN Committee Against Torture urges gov’t to ‘duly prosecute’ police who used excessive force during Occupy

The United Nations Committee Against Torture has published a set of recommendations for the Hong Kong government, urging it to duly prosecute officers who were complicit in, or allowed, any excessive use of force during last year’s pro-democracy Occupy protests. It recommended that the government ensure that any who are found guilty are convicted with adequate penalties. […]