Jailed Hong Kong opposition activist ditches bail plan after judge refuses to lift reporting restrictions

Hong Kong opposition activist Gwyneth Ho Kwai-lam has withdrawn her bail application while remanded on a subversion charge over an unofficial primary last year, after the court refused to lift reporting restrictions.Ho had earlier announced on Facebook her intentions to challenge the statutory restrictions imposed on reports of bail applications, which bar the publication of negotiations heard in the open court.The law allows just six types of information to be published in media reports on…