Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE
Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE
Jimmy Lai

National security law: jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai asks court to restore his voting rights at Next Digital

  • When the security minister froze HK$500 million of Lai’s assets in May, he also prohibited the businessman from exercising his voting rights
  • Lai, who faces multiple charges under the national security law, is now arguing voting does not constitute ‘dealing with’ the assets

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Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE
Jimmy Lai, the founder of the now-defunct Apple Daily. Photo: EPA-EFE
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