Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement trio appeals against convictions and sentences

Three activists behind Hong Kong’s pro-democracy Umbrella Movement have filed their appeals on Friday, nine days after the court handed down their sentences. Law scholar Benny Tai and retired sociology professor Chan Kin-man – both of whom are serving 16-month jail sentences on public nuisance charges – will appeal against their convictions and sentences. Reverend … Continue reading Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement trio appeals against convictions and sentences