Ex-governor Chris Patten calls Public Order Ordinance ‘vague,’ ‘open to abuse’ following Edward Leung riot sentencing

Hong Kong’s last governor Chris Patten has criticised the Public Order Ordinance for failing to conform to United Nations human rights standards, which came after localist Edward Leung was sentenced to six years in jail for rioting on Monday. “We attempted to reform the Public Order Ordinance in the 1990s and made a number of […]