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Move to ‘cede’ land to China at new rail station unconstitutional despite Beijing’s approval, court hears

The High Court has heard that the joint checkpoint mechanism at the new high-speed rail terminus is against Hong Kong’s Basic Law, as the legislature had no power to “create a small SAR [Special Administrative Region] within the Hong Kong SAR.” Five people have filed judicial review applications asking the court to strike down the […]