Koen Bovend’Eerdt

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Koen Bovend’Eerdt is a PhD candidate at Utrecht University’s Willem Pompe Institute for Criminal Law and Criminology.

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Look before you leap: the 2019 extradition bill amendments in light of Hong Kong’s international human rights obligations

On the first day of July, Hong Kong celebrates Establishment Day, which commemorates the 1997 transfer of sovereignty over Hong Kong from the United Kingdom to the People’s Republic of China. Establishment Day for Hongkongers is customarily accompanied by political protests. The widely reported 2019 protests are the direct result of a proposed amendment to the Fugitive…

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