My Take by Cliff Buddle
Geoffrey Ma’s timely reminder on the rule of law
- The farewell speech by the departing chief justice stressed that no one is above the law, even the government. Hopefully, his words resonated with those in power
A journalist for more than 30 years, Cliff Buddle began his career as a court reporter in London and moved to Hong Kong in 1994 to join the Post. Specialising in court reporting and legal affairs, he has held a variety of editorial positions, including Deputy Editor and Acting Editor-in-Chief. He is a regular columnist.