Hong Kong: Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai has had his bail revoked after prosecutors succeeded in asking town’s highest courtroom to ship him again to detention.
Lai had been granted bail on December 23 after three weeks in custody on fees of fraud and endangering nationwide safety. His attraction listening to is slated for February 1.
The courtroom mentioned Thursday that it was “moderately debatable” that the earlier decide’s resolution was faulty and that the order of granting bail was invalid.
Lai was charged with fraud on December 3 for allegedly violating the lease phrases for workplace area for the Subsequent Digital, the media firm he based. He was later charged once more on December 12 underneath the sweeping nationwide safety regulation imposed by Beijing on suspicion of colluding with international forces and endangering nationwide safety.