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Copyright bill debate resumes at legislature; filibuster continues

The Legislative Council resumed its debate on the controversial Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2014 on Wednesday. However, pan-democrat lawmakers continued their filibuster in the hope of delaying proceedings. The meeting on the bill began in December last year. Dubbed the “Internet Article 23” by campaigners – a reference to Hong Kong’s ill-fated security law – the bill has faced major opposition […]