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Covid-19: Hong Kong Justice Dep’t urges court to adopt ‘looser standard’ in considering legality of restrictions

The court should adopt a looser standard when determining whether Hong Kong’s Covid-19 group gathering limit is constitutional, the Department of Justice (DoJ) argued in court on Wednesday. The argument came after eight democrats said that their conviction for violating Covid-19 social distancing rules was a disproportional restriction to their rights and freedoms. High Court […]