Police will have two years to investigate contraventions of the anthem law. Photo: David Wong

New law will give authorities two years to prosecute anyone in Hong Kong who insults Chinese national anthem – and doing so could land you in jail for three

  • Extended time limit necessary says government, as it points to difficulties in investigating cases at sporting events
  • Bill to be presented to Legislative Council on January 23, but doubt remains whether it will pass before July recess
Topic |   Chinese national anthem

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Police will have two years to investigate contraventions of the anthem law. Photo: David Wong
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