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Six challenges to Hong Kong’s judicial independence

Hong Kong’s independent judiciary and rule of law has long been a bedrock of success for the territory. Articles 2 and 19 of the Basic Law stipulate that Hong Kong “shall be vested with independent judicial power, including that of final adjudication.” However, in recent years, Hong Kong’s judicial independence has come into question. Beijing’s white paper on Hong […]