Doreen Weisenhaus recently stepped down from teaching media law and ethics after 17 years at the University of Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Doreen Weisenhaus recently stepped down from teaching media law and ethics after 17 years at the University of Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong

How Hong Kong’s media law and press freedom have fallen behind, from an ex-HKU professor who taught subject for 17 years

Former lecturer and author of the city’s first English media law book Doreen Weisenhaus says the case of the missing booksellers is a clear sign things have changed and that courageous local journalists are key to moving ahead

Doreen Weisenhaus recently stepped down from teaching media law and ethics after 17 years at the University of Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Doreen Weisenhaus recently stepped down from teaching media law and ethics after 17 years at the University of Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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