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National security: 2 more Hong Kong democrats see case transferred to High Court, where max penalty is life in prison

Two more defendants in the high-profile national security case involving 47 Hong Kong pro-democracy figures have been committed to the High Court, where a conviction over their subversion charge could land them life behind bars. Former district councillor Tiffany Yuen and ex-chairwoman of the now-defunct Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions Carol Ng saw their case […]