Former lawmaker Ted Hui is now in Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
Former lawmaker Ted Hui is now in Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE

Fugitive Hong Kong politician Ted Hui convicted in absentia of contempt of court for skipping bail in criminal cases

  • High Court judge declares Hui guilty after accepting justice department’s contention that the Australia-based ex-lawmaker had abandoned his right to defend himself
  • Prosecutors have slapped nine charges on Hui, alleging he harassed a man who filmed anti-government protesters and interrupted three Legislative Council sittings

Former lawmaker Ted Hui is now in Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
Former lawmaker Ted Hui is now in Australia. Photo: EPA-EFE
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