Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam
Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong magistrate dismisses private prosecution case alleging misconduct by Civic Party’s Dennis Kwok over Legco committee election

  • The case, brought by a local businessman, argues the opposition lawmaker paralysed Legco operations over the course of 14 meetings
  • But presiding magistrate rules many of the issues at play, including points of order raised and which lawmakers spoke, were out of Kwok’s control

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam
Lawmaker Dennis Kwok was the subject of a private prosecution over his tenure leading a Legco committee. Photo: Nora Tam
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