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

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Mainland weighs in after high court in Hong Kong strikes down colonial-era emergency laws

China’s top legislature has 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.

Beijing insisted it held the sole authority to rule on constitutional matters in the region.

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