Edward Leung was a mean pupil earlier than he unexpectedly finds himself at the point of interest of two Legislative Council elections. Whereas successful over 60,000 votes within the By-election would have assured Edward a seat within the subsequent spherical, his ticket to LegCo is forfeited when the regime imposes further measures within the nomination course of. Having as soon as claimed that ‘be it crawling or creeping in, I’ll change into a councillor’, he can now solely take the sidelines and put the backup Baggio Leung into the race. Alternatively, Edward finds his free days numbered as he faces three counts of rioting costs for participating within the Mong Kok Protest. As soon as an eloquent rising star in politics, now he might as nicely be a doomed prisoner. Because the oath-taking controversy and the disqualification saga unfold, Edward retreats from the highlight and decides to depart for additional examine in the US whereas chaos continues to reign over Hong Kong politics.