Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019.  Photo: K. Y. Cheng Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019.  Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong protests: part of legal bid against first police use of tear gas on demonstrators ‘reasonably arguable’, court says

  • But High Court says the case should be handled through civil action rather than judicial review
  • Bid centres on police use of tear gas on protesters on June 12, 2019, which became a watershed moment in months-long unrest

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019.  Photo: K. Y. Cheng Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019.  Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Police fire tear gas at protesters on June 12, 2019. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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