Court handling over 300 voter registration-related complaints a day, magistrate calls situation ‘absurd’

A magistrate has asked the government to extend the time period given to deal with voter registration-related complaints after the Sha Tin Magistrates’ Court went through over 300 cases on Wednesday alone, a situation he described as “almost absurd.” According to magistrate Andrew Ma Hon-cheung, the court had to investigate and hear over 1,000 complaints, and was only given nine days to do so. The complaints […]