Yung Wai-yip was dubbed “Captain America” for his usual protest outfit. Photo: Dickson Lee

Men who burned cardboard and threw bottles at police during Mong Kok riot ask to be spared jail after histories of mental illness revealed

  • Counsel for Yung Wai-yip and Yuen Chi-kui say clients’ conditions contributed to crimes and they would be harmed by long prison sentences
  • Mr Justice Albert Wong says he will seek reports on suitability of community service and probation order before sentencing
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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Yung Wai-yip was dubbed “Captain America” for his usual protest outfit. Photo: Dickson Lee
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