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Michael C. Davis
Opinion

Opinion

Michael C. Davis

Far from forsaking Hong Kong’s rule of law, extradition bill protesters are trying to defend it

  • The rule of law is not about enforcing government diktat. It is about the impartiality and independence of courts and leaders, which protesters fear are being eroded

Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
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Michael C. Davis

Michael C. Davis

Michael C. Davis is professor of law and international affairs at the O.P. Jindal Global University in India and a resident fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre in Washington, DC. A professor in the Law Faculty at the University of Hong Kong until late 2016, he continues as a non-resident senior fellow in the university’s Centre for Comparative and Public Law.