Agnes Chow speaks at a press conference on January 27, after she was banned from taking part in the March by-elections. A copy of Hong Kong’s Basic Law lies on the table. Photo: AP

Hong Kong’s election ban may be legal, but the controversy will rumble on

Regina Ip says there’s no escaping the tricky questions about the specifics of such a ban. It’s one consequence of Hong Kong’s difficult balancing act of upholding its separate system against China’s constitutional authority

Topic |   Legislative Council of Hong Kong

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Agnes Chow speaks at a press conference on January 27, after she was banned from taking part in the March by-elections. A copy of Hong Kong’s Basic Law lies on the table. Photo: AP
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