Two people have been charged with incitement for allegedly sharing social media posts encouraging others to cast blank ballots in Sunday’s Legco poll. Photo: Felix Wong
Two people have been charged with incitement for allegedly sharing social media posts encouraging others to cast blank ballots in Sunday’s Legco poll. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong elections: anti-graft agency charges 2 with inciting others to cast blank ballots in Legislative Council poll

  • The prosecutions are the first of their kind since the election law was amended as part of a Beijing-led overhaul aimed at ensuring only ‘patriots’ held power
  • The two are accused of sharing a social media post by fugitive ex-lawmaker Ted Hui calling on voters to cast blank ballots in Sunday’s election

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
Two people have been charged with incitement for allegedly sharing social media posts encouraging others to cast blank ballots in Sunday’s Legco poll. Photo: Felix Wong
Two people have been charged with incitement for allegedly sharing social media posts encouraging others to cast blank ballots in Sunday’s Legco poll. Photo: Felix Wong
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