False: DOJ did not argue National Security Law has no presumption of innocence

In the hearing on Jimmy Lai’s bail, the prosecutor reportedly argued the principle of granting bail under the national security law should be different.

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Screenshots of the cross-posted story on MSN (L) and a cache of singtao.ca (R). The headline reads, “Appeal against Jimmy Lai’s bail, DOJ: national security law does not have the words “presumption of innocence”.

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