Showing posts from 2017

National People's Congress votes to make part of Hong Kong rail station into mainland territory

Reuters Reaction - “ Hong Kong lawyers ‘ appalled ’ by move to enforce China law in rail station ” (Reuters, 29 December 2017)

Demosisto's Agnes Chow to run in Legislative Council by-election

Hong Kong Free Press

Legislative Council demands disqualified lawmakers repay HK$3 million

Hong Kong Free Press

Booing of national anthem at football matches continues

Hong Kong Free Press

Elsie Leung suggests making anthem law retrospective

South China Morning Post Hong Kong Free Press

Avery Ng found guilty of attacking CY Leung with sandwich

Hong Kong Free Press

Joshua Wong, Nathan Law released on bail pending appeal against their prison sentences

Hong Kong Free Press

National day protest against the government

South China Morning Post

Civic Passion lawmaker Cheng Chung-tai found guilty of desecrating flags, fined HK$5,000

Hong Kong Free Press

Lesbian expatriate secures spouse visa after winning appeal against Immigration Department

South China Morning Post

Henry Tang appointed head of West Kowloon Cultural District

Economic Journal Insight South China Morning Post Technically, reappointed. Tang previously served as the district's head from 2008-11, when he was chief secretary.

Independence banners hung at universities

Hong Kong Free Press South China Morning Post

Joshua Wong, Nathan Law, Alex Chow sentenced to prison

Hong Kong Free Press

13 activists jailed following appeal by justice department

Hong Kong Free Press As a result of a legal challenge by the Department of Justice, the Court of Appeal gives jail sentences to 13 activists who protested at the Legislative Council in 2014.

Carrie Lam sworn in as chief executive