RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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An urgent review of laws warranted after arrest of TV journalist

  • Police action against investigative reporter who searched database for information relating to Hong Kong railway station attack raises profound implications for press freedom

RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
RTHK contributor Choy Yuk-ling is arrested on suspicion making a false declaration when searching for personal details of car owners in the government database, on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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