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3Novices:How lawsuit to unseat four lawmakers could change balance of power in Hong Kong legislature

At 3pm on Friday, Hong Kong’s Court of First Instance will rule on a disqualification case involving four opposition lawmakers over their oaths of office. This is the second batch of lawsuits the previous administration has mounted in a bid to unseat pan-democrats amid the rise of localist ideas in the city. Two localist legislators-elect were ousted in the previous round.
But in the most recent case, not all of the four lawmakers advocate separatism, and their disqualifications could…
July 14, 2017 at 10:48AM http://ift.tt/2vjxehZ
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