A statue of Lady Justice sits atop the Court of Final Appeal building in Central, Hong Kong, on July 4, 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
A statue of Lady Justice sits atop the Court of Final Appeal building in Central, Hong Kong, on July 4, 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
Bernard Chan
Opinion

Opinion

Bernard Chan

Hong Kong’s judiciary remains fiercely independent, and here’s the evidence

  • Top international judges still serve on Hong Kong’s highest court and attest to its independence
  • The city is also routinely ranked higher than many of its vocal critics – including the US and Britain – in measures of rule of law and judicial independence

A statue of Lady Justice sits atop the Court of Final Appeal building in Central, Hong Kong, on July 4, 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
A statue of Lady Justice sits atop the Court of Final Appeal building in Central, Hong Kong, on July 4, 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
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