Hong Kong’s top court rejects final appeal by retired cop Frankly Chu over Occupy pedestrian assault

Hong Kong’s top court has rejected a final appeal application from retired police officer Frankly Chu. Video evidence showed Chu hitting a pedestrian with a baton without prior warning during the Umbrella Movement protests in 2014. Chu was convicted of assault occasioning bodily harm in December 2017 and was first sentenced to three months’ imprisonment by a magistrate. He was allowed to […]