Civic Party leader Alvin Yeung explains his party’s proposal for a law granting Hong Kong the right to hear cases in which permanent residents are accused of murder abroad. Photo: Felix Wong
Malcolm Rifkind
Opinion

Opinion

Malcolm Rifkind

There is no ‘loophole’ in Hong Kong’s current extradition law. Rather, it provides a necessary firewall to protect the legal system

  • The government must change course on the extradition bill, for the sake of its freedoms and business-friendly reputation
  • Alternative means of dealing with offenders such as Chan Tong-kai have been proposed and must be considered

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Civic Party leader Alvin Yeung explains his party’s proposal for a law granting Hong Kong the right to hear cases in which permanent residents are accused of murder abroad. Photo: Felix Wong
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