Prosecution witness Dr Lai Sai-chak believes Howard Lam’s wounds had been self-inflicted. Photo: Jasmine Siu

Democracy activist Howard Lam probably fired staples into his own legs and faked kidnapping by Chinese agents, forensics expert tells Hong Kong court

  • Pathologist Lai Sai-chak says defendant’s version of events ‘defied common sense’, as magistrate rules Lam has case to answer
  • Defence expert disagrees and says injuries were consistent with being tortured
Topic |   Howard Lam kidnap saga

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Prosecution witness Dr Lai Sai-chak believes Howard Lam’s wounds had been self-inflicted. Photo: Jasmine Siu
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