(From left) Chu Wai-chung, Leung Hiu-yeung, Ho Kit-wang, Raphael Wong Ho-ming and Lau Kwok-leung are among the 13 activists convicted for unlawful assembly. Photo: Nora Tam
(From left) Chu Wai-chung, Leung Hiu-yeung, Ho Kit-wang, Raphael Wong Ho-ming and Lau Kwok-leung are among the 13 activists convicted for unlawful assembly. Photo: Nora Tam
Explainers

Why were 13 Hong Kong protesters jailed, and what does this mean for future demonstrations?

Ruling reflects city’s judges approach towards cases involving rallies that ‘turn rowdy’

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(From left) Chu Wai-chung, Leung Hiu-yeung, Ho Kit-wang, Raphael Wong Ho-ming and Lau Kwok-leung are among the 13 activists convicted for unlawful assembly. Photo: Nora Tam
(From left) Chu Wai-chung, Leung Hiu-yeung, Ho Kit-wang, Raphael Wong Ho-ming and Lau Kwok-leung are among the 13 activists convicted for unlawful assembly. Photo: Nora Tam
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