Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong mask ban constitutional for all public meetings and processions, top court rules, backing use of colonial-era law

  • Court of Final Appeal sides with government over use of emergency powers
  • Mask ban was introduced during height of civil unrest in 2019

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Protesters rally in Central against the new anti-mask law introduced by the Hong Kong government in October 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
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