The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang

National security law: no Hong Kong judges should resign, Justice Kemal Bokhary says, amid pressure on foreign jurists to quit

  • Bokhary, a local non-permanent judge at Hong Kong’s top court, says he will not leave and will continue serving as best as he can
  • Pressure has mounted on foreign judges of Hong Kong courts, particularly after Beijing passed changes to the city’s electoral system

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang

Corrected [10:34pm, 22 Mar, 2021]

  • [10:34pm, 22 Mar, 2021]

    This article has been updated to correct Justice Kemal Bokhary's title. He is a non-permanent judge of the Court of Final Appeal, not a non-permanent judge of the Supreme Court.

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