Former lawmaker Lau Siu-lai drops appeal against her disqualification to trigger by-election

Ousted lawmaker Lau Siu-lai has said she will retract her appeal against her disqualification after consulting the pro-democracy camp. The move could trigger a by-election in the Kowloon West constituency as early as the end of this year. The appeals of Lau and another disqualified lawmaker – “Long Hair” Leung Kwok-hung – were scheduled to be heard next […]