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Hong Kong justice chiefs accused of ‘shameless double standards’ for dropping charge against reporter from state-owned media outlet

Hong Kong’s Department of Justice has been accused of “shameless double standards” over their decision not to prosecute a reporter from a Beijing-owned newspaper just less than two months after another journalist was convicted of an identical crime. The head of Hong Kong Journalists’ Association (HKJA) slammed a decision by the city’s prosecution service to withdraw […]