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Hong Kong’s Societies Ordinance meant to tackle triads, defence says in case against protester relief fund

The Societies Ordinance in Hong Kong was designed to tackle triads and other “disreputable” groups rather than all unincorporated trusts, a defence lawyer has said, as the case against 90-year-old Cardinal Joseph Zen and five other pro-democracy figures over a defunct protester relief fund continues. Principal Magistrate Ada Yim on Monday heard closing arguments by […]