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Comedian jailed for 6 weeks for ‘glassing’ heckler; says he lost job and has retired from comedy

Comedian and data scientist Gary Jackson has been sentenced to six weeks’ imprisonment for wounding an audience member during an open mic event at the Hong Kong Brew House in March. Jackson was remanded in custody after being convicted of one charge of wounding at the Eastern Magistrates’ Courts two weeks ago. He was prosecuted after smashing a glass into the face of Ravi Kanasamoorthe, who criticised […]