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Albert Ho Chun-Yan

Candidate seeks new way to challenge CE poll result

The city's top court was presented with the question of how future candidates for chief executive can challenge the end result.

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 4:12am

'Occupy' genie is out of the bottle

As sure as anything can be in politics, you can be almost certain there will be Occupy Central 2.0. The question is when and how large the protest crowd will be.

16 Mar 2013 - 2:40am 1 comment

Lawmaker Albert Ho may sacrifice 'super seat' for democracy fight

Former Democratic Party chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan has thrown his weight behind a plan to occupy Central to press for democracy, saying he may quit his "super seat" in the legislature to trigger a by-election on the issue.

9 Mar 2013 - 5:10am 2 comments

Leung Kwok-hung, Albert Ho told to pay CY's legal costs

The Court of Final Appeal yesterday ordered two lawmakers to pay the legal costs incurred by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying during their unsuccessful legal challenge to his election.

11 Jan 2013 - 4:14am 1 comment

Pressure is on Leung Chun-ying to explain illegal home structures

Pressure mounted on the chief executive yesterday to explain unauthorised structures found at his home on The Peak, after lawmaker Albert Ho Chun-yan formally withdrew his legal challenge to Leung Chun-ying's election in March.

Speaking before an Executive Council meeting, Leung said his lawyer nad received a letter from Ho's counsel on Monday, telling him of Ho's decision.

21 Nov 2012 - 6:20pm

City Digest, November 20, 2012

CY's lawyers seek dismissal of appeals

20 Nov 2012 - 4:25am

Pan-democrats Albert Ho, 'Long Hair' may foot CY Leung's legal costs after losing lawsuit

Pan-democrats Albert Ho Chun-yan and "Long Hair" Leung Kwok-hung could face a bill of at least HK$2.1 million after losing their case in the top court challenging Leung Chun-ying's victory in the chief executive election, the South China Morning Post learnt.

16 Nov 2012 - 3:58am

Court ends challenge to C.Y. Leung victory

The top court ruled yesterday that an attack by Leung Chun-ying on his chief-executive rival Henry Tang Ying-yen over illegal structures at Tang's home could not be taken as a statement that his own home was free of such alterations.

14 Nov 2012 - 4:21am

Albert Ho’s challenge to Leung Chun-ying's election victory quashed

Almost eight months after the chief executive election, the court challenge against Leung Chun-ying’s March 25 victory at the polls was quashed in the Court of Final Appeal, on Tuesday morning.

13 Nov 2012 - 5:10pm

Democratic Party's Helena Wong urges overhaul of leadership role

One of the hot picks to lead the Democratic Party is calling for the chairman's role to be split into two jobs.

Helena Wong Pik-wan suggests the party creates a second leadership role to share responsibility with the chairman.

22 Oct 2012 - 5:42am