Former justice secretary Elsie Leung said the city must choose the ‘lesser of two evils’ in accepting Beijing’s new security law. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong must choose ‘lesser of two evils’ – US retaliation or foreign investment exodus due to unrest, former justice secretary says

  • Elsie Leung also says barring of foreign judges from security cases would violate city’s Basic Law, though seeking Beijing’s interpretations is ‘normal’
  • Another legal heavyweight questions if local courts will have authority to declare provisions of Beijing’s new national security law unconstitutional
Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Former justice secretary Elsie Leung said the city must choose the ‘lesser of two evils’ in accepting Beijing’s new security law. Photo: May Tse
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