The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang

Are ‘smoke cakes’ explosives? Legal debate in Hong Kong court over student jailed for item at 2015 protest

  • Appellant Kwan Ka-hei is first person in city found guilty of possessing an explosive substance under Section 55 of the Crimes Ordinance over a pyrotechnic item
  • At the crux of the matter was the legal definition of an explosive

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang
The Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Fung Chang
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