Ex-Hong Kong lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung pleads not guilty to contempt charge over folder-snatching incident squib

A former opposition lawmaker currently serving jail time over a series of unauthorised protests has pleaded not guilty to a contempt charge stemming from an incident five years ago in which he snatched a folder from a Hong Kong official during a Legislative Council meeting.“Long Hair” Leung Kwok-hung on Friday entered his plea at Eastern Court in the 2016 case, which was put on a long hiatus while a challenge over the constitutionality of his prosecution was resolved.“I am innocent. I was…
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