The leadership of CUHK’s student union resigned in March after the school cut ties with the body. On Thursday, it was revealed the union had disbanded entirely. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
The leadership of CUHK’s student union resigned in March after the school cut ties with the body. On Thursday, it was revealed the union had disbanded entirely. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

National security law: Chinese University of Hong Kong’s student union becomes latest opposition-leaning group to disband under pressure

  • University management first cut ties with the union eight months ago after controversial manifesto, saying it needed to register as an independent society
  • Despite receiving legal advice that the move was unnecessary, union representatives quietly met last month and voted to dissolve the body

The leadership of CUHK’s student union resigned in March after the school cut ties with the body. On Thursday, it was revealed the union had disbanded entirely. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
The leadership of CUHK’s student union resigned in March after the school cut ties with the body. On Thursday, it was revealed the union had disbanded entirely. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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