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Judicial And Academic Independence Under Pressure (21 Dec 2012)


There have increasingly been complaints about threats to the independence of two of Hong Kong's most chrished freedoms: in the judiciary and in academic studies. In today's show four guests discuss this with presenter Steve Vines.In part one, we look at the judiciary, with legislator Ronny Tong and Assistant Professor Karen Lee of Shue Yan University. In part two, education sector legislator Ip Kin-yuen and Professor Stephen Chan of Lingnan University talk to us about threats to academic research and enquiry.

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Publish Date: 
Friday, December 21, 2012
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