Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong
Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong
Jimmy Lai

Hong Kong national security law: media tycoon Jimmy Lai sent back behind bars as top court allows prosecutors to appeal against release on HK$10 million bail

  • Beyond bail issue for Lai, 73, case has put the spotlight on extent of power and jurisdiction of the Court of Final Appeal under city’s mini-constitution
  • Panel of three judges suggests a lower court’s decision to let tycoon out on bail was wrongly based on a misinterpretation of national security law

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Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong
Media tycoon Jimmy Lai returns to Lai Chi Kok Reception Centre on Thursday after being remanded in custody again. Photo: Felix Wong
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