Mak Tak-ching of the Labour Party was among the eight appellants. Photo: Sam Tsang
Mak Tak-ching of the Labour Party was among the eight appellants. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong protests: 8 activists lose appeal after judge upholds legality of Covid gathering ban

  • Mr Justice Albert Wong notes ban only restricts the form in which individuals exercise freedom of expression and assembly
  • Appellants comprise members of two opposition parties, who did not pay fines after 2020 demonstration calling for subsidies for jobless

Mak Tak-ching of the Labour Party was among the eight appellants. Photo: Sam Tsang
Mak Tak-ching of the Labour Party was among the eight appellants. Photo: Sam Tsang
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