Jimmy Lai’s trial is scheduled to go ahead on Wednesday. Photo: AP
Jimmy Lai’s trial is scheduled to go ahead on Wednesday. Photo: AP

National security law trial of Jimmy Lai set to begin in Hong Kong on Wednesday, even as Beijing ruling on foreign lawyers remains up in air

  • High Court has scheduled sessions for December 14 and 19 for high-profile case involving founder of now-closed Apple Daily newspaper
  • City leader John Lee has asked Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress to decide whether British lawyer can represent him in collusion case

Jimmy Lai’s trial is scheduled to go ahead on Wednesday. Photo: AP
Jimmy Lai’s trial is scheduled to go ahead on Wednesday. Photo: AP
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