The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong
The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong

Applying mainland Chinese law to part of Hong Kong’s high-speed rail terminus is constitutional: Court of Appeal

  • Judicial review raised debate on whether decisions made by nation’s top legislative body were binding on Hong Kong even without a formal interpretation of the Basic Law
  • Judge says courts must ‘give due regard’ to such decisions and seek a consistent interpretation of the Basic Law in constitutional challenges

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail
The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong
The West Kowloon rail terminus in Hong Kong. Photo: Winson Wong
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