Hong Kong chief Carrie Lam refuses to say if she trusts mainland’s legal system, as gov’t tables China extradition law

Chief Executive Carrie Lam has refused to answer a lawmaker’s question over whether she trusts the mainland legal system. The government’s amendments to Hong Kong’s extradition law arrived at the legislature on Wednesday, as Lam faced a grilling from democrats. Updates to the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance and the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Ordinance […]