Activists attend a protest in Hong Kong on April 28 against a controversial move by the government to allow extraditions to mainland China. Photo: AFP

Legco showdown looms as Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing camp tries to control extradition bill process with bid to unseat committee chairman

  • In response to the pan-democrats’ filibuster, the pro-establishment bloc requested the House Committee – which will hold a four-hour special meeting on Saturday – unseat its chairman
  • But veteran Democrat James To is ready to resist
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition bill

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Activists attend a protest in Hong Kong on April 28 against a controversial move by the government to allow extraditions to mainland China. Photo: AFP
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Alvin Lum

Alvin Lum

Alvin Lum is an award-winning political journalist specialising in Hong Kong politics and the city's justice system. Previously, he worked for the Hong Kong Economic Journal and Citizen News.

Jeffie Lam

Jeffie Lam

Jeffie writes predominantly about Hong Kong politics, but is also interested in social welfare issues, such as the city's ageing population and elderly care. She joined the Post in 2013 after beginning her career as a political reporter in 2009. In 2016, she won the English features merit prize in the 20th Human Rights Press Awards.