FACL’s Statement in Support of the Hong Kong Bar Association against the Use of Force by the HK Police

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As you may be aware, there are widespread pro-democracy protests currently taking place in Hong Kong.  This is in response to China’s decision to restrict candidate nominations for Hong Kong’s election for chief executive in 2017.  China decreed that any potential candidates must be endorsed by Beijing before securing a spot on the ballot.  The protests started shortly» Read More