The Court of First Instance declared the mask ban, imposed by the chief executive under an emergency law in October, to be unconstitutional. Photo: Winson Wong
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City has enough on its hands without a constitutional crisis

  • Beijing’s response to court ruling overturning the ban on masks at protests has raised concern, but this is a time for calm and for the judicial process to follow its natural course

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The Court of First Instance declared the mask ban, imposed by the chief executive under an emergency law in October, to be unconstitutional. Photo: Winson Wong
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