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Taxi association official in court over accusations of bribing five people to vote for Legco candidate in 2016

Hong Kong magistrate dismisses private prosecution case alleging misconduct by Civic Party’s Dennis Kwok in handling of Legco committee election

#HongKong was supposed to hold its Legco election today and govt postponed it for a year, citing #covid19 . Some decided to protest against the delayed election and govt even there's now #NationalSecurityLaw  @bpolitics ⁩

BREAKING: @JohnDawkinsMLC  has issued a statement indicating he will not be appealing his expulsion from the Liberal parliamentary party. He says he does not plan to attend party room meetings now that he is the LegCo President. @891adelaide 

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Wow Premier@marshall_steven  in a foul mood tonight, could it be (A) Lib MP abstentions in HoA Speakers election? (B) Dawkins election as LegCo President? (C) His appalling strategy to attack @PMalinauskasMP  for demanding all MP’s cooperate with ICAC when the Premier refused?

I just got kicked out of the public gallery of the LegCo to watch the vote for President. Security saying media not allowed to watch on, only political staffers. Just getting clarification now. #saparli  @891adelaide 

BREAKING John Dawkins MLC to stand for LegCo President regardless of Liberal Party Room support.

Ousted lawmaker Baggio Leung loses appeal to clear name over Legco storming

How does Hong Kong's pro-democracy camp need to change to still be able to push their agenda while remaining well within the confines of the national security law? Here's what former Legco member Christine Loh thinks. Full interview -

Hong Kong's pro-democracy lawmakers split over Beijing-imposed mandate extension To accept Beijing's interference or to boycott the LegCo? Lawmakers face a double-edged sword.

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HK Legco member @tedhuichifung  stopped a car he said had been following him for a few days. Said when he asked who they were, they tried to pull off and hit him. The police were called but ended up tackling Hui and letting the car go

Sen.Rubio, author of the #HongKongHumanRightsAndDemocracyAct , issued a statement after HK’s gov't announced it was barring 12 pro-democracy candidates from running in the upcoming LegCo election: Read more here:

Foreign Secretary@dominic_raab  condemns the disqualification of twelve opposition candidates from the upcoming legco'>Hong Kong LegCo elections. Read it here ⬇️

legco'>Hong Kong LegCo elections rigging: 9 pro-democracy election candidates threatened with disqualification

The Foreign Office responds to the postponement of Hong Kong's LegCo elections. Read the full statement ⬇️

In Opinion Fernando Cheung writes, "The Hong Kong authorities announced that the LegCo election would be delayed by a year. They cited the coronavirus pandemic as an excuse, but the truth is that they are afraid their camp would lose the race."

Don't expect LegCo elections to be fair or free. The very fact that the democracy camp would like to win the elections, from a CCP point of view constitutes a "crime" against the national security law. Because "security" is equivalent to full CCP control.

As temperatures flare in Legco, recall the scuffles among lawmakers almost exactly one year ago that presaged the mass protests over the extradition bill