Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang
Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for 10 months over unauthorised Tiananmen Square vigil, 3 others get from 4 to 6 months

  • Judge Stanley Chan says 24-year-old opposition figure and district councillors Lester Shum, Tiffany Yuen and Jannelle Rosalynne Leung ‘openly defied the law’, and were ‘wise’ to plead guilty
  • Sentencing fails to distinguish between peaceful and violent assemblies, vigil organisers argue outside courtroom

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang
Joshua Wong (centre) last week admitted taking part in the unauthorised June 4 vigil. Photo: Sam Tsang
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