Hong Kong Law
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1501 , Segment 1
Episode: Revisiting 2020: International News & Health
- Dec 31, 2020 9:00 pm
- 19:19 mins
The new national security law that the Chinese Communist government implemented in July, which threatened life in prison for protestors and criticizers of the Chinese government, had sweeping effects on the Hong Kong protests. Hong Kong legal expert Alvin Y.H. Cheung voiced his concerns about this new law. He’s a non-resident affiliate at New York University’s US-Asia Law Institute and previously worked as an attorney in Hong Kong. (Originally aired Jul 6, 2020).