Simon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMPSimon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMP
Simon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMP

Give Hong Kong legislators power to veto fugitive deals as extra safeguard amid controversy over proposed extradition changes, says law professor Simon Young

  • Lawmakers could scrutinise each one-off extradition arrangement after a provisional arrest is made, he says
  • Former governor Chris Patten the latest person to hit out at government proposal, calling it an ‘assault on Hong Kong’s values, stability and security’

Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill
Simon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMPSimon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMP
Simon Young’s suggestion is an attempt to bridge the divide between two opposing views. Photo: SCMP
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