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Explainer: Know your rights at Hong Kong protests: FAQ with the Progressive Lawyers Group

By Jason Y. Ng and Billy Li from Progressive Lawyers Group Since the anti-extradition bill movement erupted in June, mass demonstrations have evolved from an annual exercise on 1 July to a weekly—even nightly—occurrence. In response to escalating violence, the police are increasingly issuing objection letters to public assemblies on the grounds of public safety. […]