The opening of the legal year on Monday. Photo: Sam Tsang
The opening of the legal year on Monday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Legal community praises Hong Kong judiciary’s plan to broadcast court proceedings, agreeing it should start with appellate court

  • Plan will put city on par with other common law jurisdictions, improve transparency, and boost public confidence, according to chief justice
  • Researcher agrees plan should be limited to appellate court to avoid counsel playing up to audiences or explaining legal terms

The opening of the legal year on Monday. Photo: Sam Tsang
The opening of the legal year on Monday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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