Hong Kong justice chief warns public that court’s riot ruling still leaves government with plenty of legal options at its disposal

Nov 7, 2021 | INVESTING

Hong Kong’s justice minister has weighed in on rulings concerning illegal assembly and riots by the city’s top court, warning those who were not present at a disturbance could still be dealt with through other means.Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah broke her silence on the landmark decision, delivered by the Court of Final Appeal last Thursday, saying she would “assist the general public in learning the legal principles set out in the judgment”.While the top court ruled that a person…

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