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Ex-chief editor of Hong Kong outlet Stand News planned to step down after Apple Daily closure, court hears

A former chief editor of shuttered independent Hong Kong outlet Stand News charged under the colonial-era sedition law told a court that he believed his colleagues had done “nothing wrong,” becoming emotional at times as he spoke of his wife and successor. Chung Pui-kuen – who stands accused of conspiring to publish “seditious” materials along […]