‘Rule without law’: Hong Kong lawyers hit back as leader Carrie Lam attacks ‘elitist mentality’

Hong Kong lawyers have hit back at Chief Executive Carrie Lam over her dismissal of criticism against the controversial Express Rail joint checkpoint plan. The mechanism has been heavily criticised by the city’s legal professionals for violating the Basic Law. The Bar Association said in a strongly-worded statement last Thursday that Beijing’s decision to push […]