Six Occupy figures among nine standing trial (from left) Lee Wing-tat, Reverend Chu Yiu-ming, Benny Tai, Chan Kin-man, Tanya Chan and Shiu Ka-chun protest outside West Kowloon Law Courts. Photo: Dickson Lee

Police tear gas sparked street chaos, Hong Kong court told in trial of nine Occupy leaders

  • Comments by defence lawyers draw rebuttal from senior officer, who described protesters as ‘unpeaceful’ and ‘unreasonable’
  • Tense exchange centres on decision to use gas and why superintendent on duty was not consulted over move
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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Six Occupy figures among nine standing trial (from left) Lee Wing-tat, Reverend Chu Yiu-ming, Benny Tai, Chan Kin-man, Tanya Chan and Shiu Ka-chun protest outside West Kowloon Law Courts. Photo: Dickson Lee
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