The reasons leading to the Court of Appeal’s conclusion that imprisonment is appropriate are legal ones, not political. Illustration: Craig Stephens

Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Alex Chow are in jail because Hong Kong law demands it

Rimsky Yuen explains the legal basis behind the judgment, as those seeing ulterior or political motives, and fearing for the independence of Hong Kong’s courts, may not have grasped the basic facts of the case

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The reasons leading to the Court of Appeal’s conclusion that imprisonment is appropriate are legal ones, not political. Illustration: Craig Stephens
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