‘Poetic justice’: Beijing hails HKU’s dismissal of pro-democracy law prof. Benny Tai, as appeal filed

Beijing has backed the University of Hong Kong’s (HKU) decision to fire pro-democracy activist and legal scholar Benny Tai for misconduct, hailing the move as a “poetic justice.” The tenured professor has appealed against his dismissal but said it would be a “futile” process. China’s liaison office in Hong Kong said in a statement on […]