Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong judge denied bail to ex-lawmaker charged under national security law after learning he was invited by US consulate ‘for coffee’, judiciary reveals

  • Former Civic Party legislator Jeremy Tam’s assistant submitted the invitations as evidence he had cut ties with foreign governments by ignoring the offers
  • But judge Esther Toh felt otherwise and said the conversations showed how influential he was

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Former lawmaker Jeremy Tam. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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