Democrats say gov’t used legislature as a ‘rubber stamp’ body to pass Express Rail Link motion

Pro-democracy lawmakers have accused the government of using the legislature as a “rubber stamp” to pass a non-binding motion over the controversial joint border checkpoint arrangement. It was passed by the Legislative Council on Wednesday with the support of the pro-Beijing camp, after filibustering by the opposition caused a three-week delay. Pro-democracy lawmaker Eddie Chu said a […]