Civil Disobedience

Benny Tai

Law expert plans a blockade for vote

A leading law professor hopes to get tens of thousands of Hongkongers onto the streets in Central next year to pressure the central government to keep its pledge of allowing universal suffrage for the city. But the plan, drafted by Dr Benny Tai Yiu-ting, an expert in constitutional law at the University of Hong Kong, is more ambitious than merely snarling traffic.