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Explainer: ‘This is not a meeting’ – Turmoil at the legislature over Hong Kong’s China extradition plan

Shortly after 4:35pm on Monday, lawmaker James To convened one of the most unusual meetings in the history of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council. He and 22 other colleagues were preparing to discuss a controversial bill that sought to overhaul Hong Kong’s extradition laws – yet the meeting was disavowed by the legislature’s administrators.  Lawmakers constantly jockey […]