16-year-old convicted for carrying laser pointer, hiking pole and modified umbrella at Hong Kong protest

A teenage protester has been convicted after bringing a laser pointer, a modified umbrella and a hiking pole to a protest in September. Magistrate So Wai-tak on Thursday found the 16-year-old guilty of one count of possessing offensive weapons in a public place, and a count of possessing offensive weapons with intent. The defendant will be remanded […]