Retired judge Henry Denis Litton. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Retired judge Henry Denis Litton. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong courts have power to decide on constitutional matters, but Chinese national legislature has the final say, former judge says

  • Henry Litton was commenting on Beijing’s challenge to a local court ruling that found an anti-mask law and the use of emergency laws unconstitutional
  • But Philip Dykes, chairman of the Bar Association, says old ordinances should be re-examined to plug the new constitutional order

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Retired judge Henry Denis Litton. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Retired judge Henry Denis Litton. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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