Tong Ying-kit, 24, is accused of ramming his motorcycle into a group of police during a July 1 demonstration. Photo: Cable TV
Tong Ying-kit, 24, is accused of ramming his motorcycle into a group of police during a July 1 demonstration. Photo: Cable TV

First person charged under Hong Kong’s national security law loses bid for a jury trial

  • Tong Ying-kit, accused of driving his motorcycle into a group of police officers, will have his case heard by three judges hand-picked by city leader Carrie Lam
  • High Court judge Alex Lee rules the provision for trial by jury contained in the Basic Law overridden by national security law

Tong Ying-kit, 24, is accused of ramming his motorcycle into a group of police during a July 1 demonstration. Photo: Cable TV
Tong Ying-kit, 24, is accused of ramming his motorcycle into a group of police during a July 1 demonstration. Photo: Cable TV
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