Categories: Politics

National security law: Hong Kong court resumes hearings for accused opposition activists after marathon session ends with hospital visits for four

Forty-seven Hong Kong opposition activists charged
with subversion over an unofficial primary election last year
returned to court on Tuesday, after protracted bail proceedings the
day before came to a halt in the early hours and four of the
accused were sent to hospital.Proceedings resumed in the city’s
largest prosecution under the national security law to date, as
police revealed that a lawyer from a team representing some of the
47 defendants in the case had been arrested on suspicion