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‘Hostage diplomacy’ in the Two Michaels case shows China’s legal system is a sham

From time to time we are told, sometimes in a tone of rather self-righteous condescension, that we must respect China’s legal system. We haven’t, however, heard any of this since the release of the “two Michaels.” The pair, surnames Kovrig and Spavor, were arrested in China and charged with various crimes, soon after extradition proceedings […]