Joint checkpoint row: Public consultation not the only way to gauge opinion, says Justice Sec.

Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen has avoided committing to a public consultation on the controversial joint checkpoint arrangement for Hong Kong’s new rail link, saying that consultations are not the only option for gauging opinions. The checkpoint system for the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link involves asking the National People’s Congress to grant Hong Kong power to lease […]