Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China’s vice-chairwoman  Chow Hang-tung (yellow mask) at a press conference at the group’s office at Ngai Wong Commercial Building, Mong Kok, last year. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China’s vice-chairwoman Chow Hang-tung (yellow mask) at a press conference at the group’s office at Ngai Wong Commercial Building, Mong Kok, last year. Photo: Sam Tsang

Incitement conviction for Tiananmen Square commemoration activist quashed by Hong Kong judge

  • Judge rules in favour of Chow Hang-tung on grounds police had failed to consider suggestions on how event could be held safely
  • But lawyers for the government side signal intent to appeal against the High Court decision

Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China’s vice-chairwoman  Chow Hang-tung (yellow mask) at a press conference at the group’s office at Ngai Wong Commercial Building, Mong Kok, last year. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China’s vice-chairwoman Chow Hang-tung (yellow mask) at a press conference at the group’s office at Ngai Wong Commercial Building, Mong Kok, last year. Photo: Sam Tsang
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