Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Applying national anthem law retroactively in Hong Kong is unconstitutional, says former prosecutor

The city’s former director of public prosecutions says the courts would strike down attempts to apply the law to incident that predated its enactment

Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law
Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Grenville Cross, former director of public prosecutions. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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