Eddie Chu says he changed his mind after a court in September ruled “self-determination” was not compatible with Hong Kong’s Basic Law. Photo: AFP

Pro-democracy lawmaker Eddie Chu gets nod to run in district council elections after he confirms renouncing Hong Kong’s self-determination

  • Chu says he changed his mind after a court in September ruled ‘self-determination’ was not compatible with Hong Kong’s mini-constitution, the Basic Law
  • Last December, he was barred from running for a village chief election for ‘implicitly’ supporting the city’s self-determination
Topic |   Hong Kong localism and independence

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Eddie Chu says he changed his mind after a court in September ruled “self-determination” was not compatible with Hong Kong’s Basic Law. Photo: AFP
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A lower court has refused to forbid the publication of the election register, listing the names and addresses of voters in district council polls. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong court allows appeal by city’s largest police group seeking ban on publication of district council voters’ private details

  • Interim injunction issued by Court of Appeal on Tuesday stopping election officials from distributing register of voter records
  • Junior Police Officers’ Association said the urgent bid made to combat online doxxing – the malicious release of personal details – against police staff and their families
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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A lower court has refused to forbid the publication of the election register, listing the names and addresses of voters in district council polls. Photo: Felix Wong
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