Justice Dept. to appeal after court throws out ex-lawmaker’s contempt charge over documents row

The Department of Justice is appealing a magistrate’s decision not to proceed with ousted lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung’s contempt charge, after Leung took documents from a government official at a legislative meeting in 2016. During a meeting on the Wang Chau housing controversy in November 2016, Leung took a folder from under the bench placed by then-under secretary for […]