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Hong Kong’s Justice Sec. warns law societies to steer clear of politics after Chinese state media blasts barristers

The Secretary for Justice has urged Hong Kong’s legal societies to “stay professional” and steer clear of politics, one day after China’s People’s Daily blasted the Bar Association as a “street rat” and warned the Law Society representing solicitors not to follow its example. “Recently, I am aware of views that legal bodies are neither […]