Chan Tong-kai, the Hong Kong citizen at the centre of the present dispute, leaves prison on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

How justice falls through the cracks of a Taiwan-Hong Kong legal loophole

  • Without a cooperation framework with the city, Taiwanese police cannot pursue a range of criminals
  • But the island has been able to forge successful relationships with other jurisdictions
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Chan Tong-kai, the Hong Kong citizen at the centre of the present dispute, leaves prison on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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Chan Tong-kai and Reverend Canon Peter Koon Ho-ming leave Pik Uk Correctional Institution on Wednesday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong murder suspect Chan Tong-kai’s transfer to Taiwan may be delayed until after island’s presidential election

  • Wanted man – whose case sparked Hong Kong’s protest crisis – has agreed to turn himself in, but the two jurisdictions are clashing over how to proceed
  • Anglican priest helping Chan says they will consider postponing his surrender for three months
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Chan Tong-kai and Reverend Canon Peter Koon Ho-ming leave Pik Uk Correctional Institution on Wednesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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