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Goodbye, by-elections: Hong Kong’s gov’t is weeding out undesirable candidates

The Hong Kong government has found an interesting solution to the two vacancies in the Legislative Council (LegCo) created by the disqualification of two members by the High Court on January 3. There is a nice ironic twist to this: the two members were disqualified because the Returning Officers (the District Officer wearing another hat) […]