Hong Kong Court Puts Media Tycoon Back in Custody

Becky Zhou
By Becky Zhou
January 1, 2021China in Focusshare

While people are celebrating New Year’s Day, Hong Kong’s media tycoon Jimmy Lai. has to be back in custody. He’s the most high-profile person to be charged under the national security law.

Hong Kong’s top court revoked Jimmy Lai’s bail after accepting the local government’s appeal. His company owns Apple Daily, a newspaper that openly criticizes the Chinese communist regime.

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