Cliff Buddle
Cliff Buddle
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

Quick Take by Cliff Buddle

Why criticising Hong Kong’s foreign judges for not understanding the city is ridiculous

Their nationality has no bearing on the way they decide a case. They all take the same oath, and are required to make rulings freely and fairly in accordance with established legal principles

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Cliff Buddle

Cliff Buddle

A journalist for more than 30 years, Cliff began his career as a court reporter in London and moved to Hong Kong in 1994 to join the SCMP. Specialising in court reporting and legal affairs, he has held a variety of editorial positions, including Deputy Editor and Acting Editor-in-Chief.