Hong Kong: Jimmy Lai goes on trial over Tiananmen vigil Eight pro-democracy activists including the prominent businessman had been charged under national security laws Hong Kong activist pleads guilty to security law chargesTony Chung, 20, faces up to seven years in prison, after reportedly admitting seeking to separate Hong Kong from mainland China between July and October 2020. Hong Kong activist who tried to seek asylum at US consulate found guilty of secessionTony Chung, the founder of a pro-independence group, was taken into custody in 2020 at a coffee shop close to the US consulate Former leader of Hong Kong pro-independence group found guilty of secessionA Hong Kong court ruled on Wednesday that the former leader of pro-independence group Studentlocalism was guilty of secession under the city's sweeping national security law, as well as money laundering, following a plea bargain with the prosecution. Student organizer in Hong Kong found guilty of secessionA student organizer who was the leader of a pro-independence group was found guilty of secession in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Civil Human Rights Front ex-convenor fined for refusing police information requestAppearing without a lawyer, the 25-year-old Chan questions why police failed to bring up the umbrella group’s lack of registration for the past 19 years. Second person convicted under Hong Kong national security lawA second person on Monday was convicted for violating Hong Kong's national security law for inciting secession after chanting pro-independence slogans in the city. Tiananmen vigil group leader pleads guilty to 3 charges over illegal gatheringLee Cheuk-yan among five to admit liability for their roles in the candlelight vigil in Victoria Park on June 4 last year.