The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong Law Society elections likely to be quieter this year, with candidates pledging to steer clear of politics

  • Eleven candidates for five council seats include team of solicitors with links to Beijing’s liaison office in city
  • Tightened control by central authorities prompts fears of action against legal body if it becomes ‘too political’

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The Goddess of Justice statue at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
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