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Pro-dem. lawmakers call for Justice Sec. to resign for failing to defend judicial independence

Pro-democracy lawmakers have demanded Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung step down for failing to protect Hong Kong’s judicial system from interference by Beijing over the recent oath controversy. Lawmakers fired questions at Yuen concerning the legal implications of Beijing’s rare interpretation on Hong Kong’s mini-constitution during Wednesday’s session at the Legislative Council. The justice secretary […]