Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong

National security law: 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion facing potential life sentences after trial moved to High Court

  • Defence lawyers at Monday hearing fail to convince Chief Magistrate Victor So to first establish what prosecutors must prove in order to obtain a guilty verdict
  • It has yet to be determined if the trial, moved to the higher court at the prosecution’s request, will involve a jury or if the public and journalists will be allowed to attend

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
Some of the 47 Hong Kong opposition figures charged with subversion leave the Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
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