General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
SCMP Editorial
Opinion

Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Red lines need to be clear so civic-minded advocacy can remain

  • Independent public advocacy by professional bodies such as the Law Society can inform debate, for example about proposed legislation or changes to existing laws. The loss of such advocacy as opposed to political agendas because of doubts about the boundaries would be regrettable

General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
General view of the Law Society of Hong Kong. Photo: Handout
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