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Protesters inside the Legislative Council in Hong Kong A demonstrator places an umbrella next to a banner reading “There are no rioters, only tyranny” in Chinese displayed inside the chamber of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong on July 1, 2019. Photo: Justin Chin/Bloomberg

Hong Kong’s professional association of solicitors issued a statement on Tuesday denouncing violence that occurred the previous night, when a group of protesters broke into the legislature building, smashing glass walls and spray-painting slogans in the inner chamber.

Anna Zhang, The Asian Lawyer

Email: azhang@alm.com

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