Former lawmaker Au Nok-hin appears outside West Kowloon Law Court in July over a separate case. Photo: May Tse
Former lawmaker Au Nok-hin appears outside West Kowloon Law Court in July over a separate case. Photo: May Tse

Ex-lawmaker jailed for nine weeks after Hong Kong court deems community service not severe enough punishment for assaulting police

  • Au Nok-hin was found guilty of attacking two officers at a Mong Kok protest in the early hours of July 8, 2019
  • Higher court questions the sincerity of his remorse and finds his original sentence of community service did not reflect seriousness of offence

Former lawmaker Au Nok-hin appears outside West Kowloon Law Court in July over a separate case. Photo: May Tse
Former lawmaker Au Nok-hin appears outside West Kowloon Law Court in July over a separate case. Photo: May Tse
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