Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse
Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong protests: trio’s mere presence at National Day unrest makes them guilty of rioting, judge rules

  • District Judge Ernest Lin cites ‘joint enterprise’ principle in convicting three, despite lack of evidence they committed violent acts
  • Lin rules that they had ‘abetted’ others by deciding to stay at protest on October 1, 2019

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse
Protesters gather in Tsuen Wan ahead of a mass rally on National Day in 2019. Photo: May Tse
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