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Photojournalist files judicial review against Express Rail Link funding approval

Retired photojournalist Cheung Tak-wing has filed a judicial review application against the Finance Committee’s approval of additional funding for the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL). Additional funds totalling HK$19.6 billion were approved in a sudden vote in March, despite fierce protests and filibustering from pan-democratic lawmakers; among the 1,262 motions moved by the 19 […]