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Gov’t was unfair to ban pro-independence party leader from running for election, court told

Counsel for pro-independence advocate Andy Chan Ho-tin asked the High Court on Tuesday to overturn a decision by the electoral office to reject the politician’s candidacy in last year’s Legislative Council election. Chan is represented by barristers Gladys Li, Azan Marwah and Randy Shek in the judicial review case. They argued that the Electoral Affairs Commission’s failure to provide […]