Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee
Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong protests

Hong Kong student activist Tony Chung found guilty of desecrating flag, taking part in unlawful protest

  • The 19-year-old Studentlocalism founder was accused of tossing the national flag to the ground during a 2019 extradition bill protest
  • The two convictions carry potential jail sentences of up to three years, though the possibility of being sent to a training, detention or rehabilitation centre remains

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee
Studentlocalism founder Tony Chung was convicted on Friday of desecrating the national flag and participating in an unlawful protest. Photo: Dickson Lee
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