Extra-territorial jurisdiction for Hong Kong courts: an alternative to the extradition bill?

By Justin Bong-Kwan The controversial extradition bill is now ‘dead’, but Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s main justification for introducing the Bill remains unresolved. In February 2018, Hongkonger Chan Tong-kai, 19, allegedly murdered his girlfriend Poon Hiu-wing, 20, during a romantic getaway to Taiwan. Chan returned to Hong Kong alone. Poon’s body was found in the outskirts […]