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New battleground for Hong Kong independence

New battleground for Hong Kong independence.

By Jackson Neagli, LL.M.

In late November, Hong Kong's high court ruled that a government ban on face masks was unconstitutional. This brief analyzes Beijing's subsequent response that, if enforced, may signal the extension of unchecked central dictatorship over Hong Kong’s political apparatus.

 

DOI: https://doi.org/10.25613/nze2-xf82