China says Hong Kong courts have no power to rule on face mask ban

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s top legislature said Hong Kong courts have no power to rule on the constitutionality of legislation under the city's Basic Law, which includes a proposed ban on face masks, state news agency Xinhua reported on...
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Published on November 19, 2019 -  02:55
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