Hong Kong Police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang.
Hong Kong Police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang.

Hong Kong protests: social worker cleared of obstructing police officer to face retrial, High Court rules

  • Magistrate erred in trial of social worker cleared of police obstruction and failure to show ID at 2019 anti-government protest, judge rules
  • Appeal judge says lower court failed to take all the circumstances into account when not guilty verdicts delivered

Hong Kong Police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang.
Hong Kong Police and anti-government protesters clash in Tsuen Wan on August 25, 2019. Photo: Sam Tsang.
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