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Law prof. Benny Tai creates new Basic Law declaration for election candidates amid pledge controversy

Benny Tai Yiu-ting, a law professor at the University of Hong Kong, has created a new confirmation form for Legislative Council election candidates to declare that they will uphold the Basic Law, with emphasis on three articles related to rights and freedoms. His suggestion came days after the city’s election authority said that candidates for September’s election were […]