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#Jimmy Lai

# jimmy-lai - Monday 13 December, 2021

Hong Kong tycoon jailed over banned Tiananmen vigil
# Jimmy Lai
# Jimmy Lai

Hong Kong tycoon jailed over banned Tiananmen vigil

Dec 13th 2021, 1:30 PM 9,369 Views 10 Comments

Jimmy Lai has already been jailed for taking part in pro-democracy protests.

# jimmy-lai - Thursday 9 December, 2021

Jimmy Lai among three Hong Kong activists convicted over Tiananmen vigil
# Pro-democracy
# Pro-democracy

Jimmy Lai among three Hong Kong activists convicted over Tiananmen vigil

Dec 9th 2021, 8:22 AM 7,866 Views 12 Comments

Lai, the 74-year-old owner of the now-shuttered pro-democracy Apple Daily newspaper, was found guilty of unlawful assembly charges.

# jimmy-lai - Friday 28 May, 2021

Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai gets 14-month jail term over 2019 pro-democracy protest
# Hong Kong
# Hong Kong

Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai gets 14-month jail term over 2019 pro-democracy protest

May 28th 2021, 7:01 AM 9,103 Views 16 Comments

The 73-year-old is currently serving a separate 14-month jail term for convictions related to other unauthorised rallies in 2019.

# jimmy-lai - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Hong Kong democracy activist seeks to be freed ahead of trial accused of colluding with foreign forces
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Hong Kong democracy activist seeks to be freed ahead of trial accused of colluding with foreign forces

Feb 18th 2021, 7:59 AM 5,048 Views 1 Comment

Jimmy Lai is one of several activists facing long-jail terms over new laws prompted by the Hong Kong anti-government protests.

# jimmy-lai - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Hong Kong media tycoon denied bail after being charged under new national security law
# Jimmy Lai
# Jimmy Lai

Hong Kong media tycoon denied bail after being charged under new national security law

Dec 12th 2020, 12:30 PM 11,738 Views 17 Comments

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the law “makes a mockery of justice”.

# jimmy-lai - Monday 10 August, 2020

Hong Kong newspaper owner arrested during office raid by police
# Apple Daily
# Apple Daily

Hong Kong newspaper owner arrested during office raid by police

Aug 10th 2020, 7:16 AM 17,829 Views 20 Comments

He was among seven people detained on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces.