The aftermath of clashes between riot police and protesters outside Polytechnic University in 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
The aftermath of clashes between riot police and protesters outside Polytechnic University in 2019. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong protests: 8 jailed for up to 56 months for rioting near Polytechnic University

  • Defendants include YouTuber with law degree and company manager who has cancer-stricken wife to take care of
  • Judge says he feels ‘difficult and reluctant’ condemning defendants to incarceration, noting they were not heinous criminals

The aftermath of clashes between riot police and protesters outside Polytechnic University in 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
The aftermath of clashes between riot police and protesters outside Polytechnic University in 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
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