Retired senior policeman jailed for hitting Occupy protest bystander with baton loses appeal and is sent back to Hong Kong jail

A retired senior police officer jailed for striking a bystander with a baton during Hong Kong’s 2014 Occupy protests was ordered to return to prison after losing his appeal on Friday.
Frankly Chu, 58, had appealed against both his conviction and sentence before Mr Justice Albert Wong Sung-hau, arguing at the High Court that his trial had been a circus.
The former superintendent was jailed by a magistrate for three months in January for striking Osman Cheng Chung-hang, 28, with a baton…

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