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Hong Kong judiciary launches public consultation on remote hearings and outlawing audio recordings in court

Recording Hong Kong court cases without permission could become punishable by fines and imprisonment under proposals put forward by the judiciary as part of a three-month public consultation. Anyone who records proceedings inside the courtroom “without lawful authority or reasonable excuse” could face a maximum fine of HK$50,000 and imprisonment of up to six months, […]