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Andrew Leung elected as speaker of the legislature as opposition lawmakers walk out of sudden vote

Andrew Leung Kwan-yuen has been elected as president of the Legislative Council in a twist of events as opposition lawmakers walked out of the vote in protest of a sudden change in procedure. Veteran lawmaker Leung Yiu-chung was originally set to manage a meeting on Wednesday afternoon to elect the president. However, opposition lawmakers attempted to delay the […]