‘Occupy Central’ trio appeal sentences, convictions

Three prominent activists sentenced over their roles in the 2014 Umbrella Movement protests just over a week ago filed appeals against their convictions today. Sociology professor Chan Kin-man, 60, legal scholar Benny Tai, 54, and Baptist minister Chu Yiu-ming, 75 — the three men behind the “Occupy Central” civil disobedience campaign, which would merge with … Continue reading ‘Occupy Central’ trio appeal sentences, convictions