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Hong Kong appoints new prosecutions chief as protest and security law caseload piles up

Hong Kong’s Department of Justice (DOJ) has appointed Principal Government Counsel Maggie Yang Mei-kei as the city’s seventh Director of Public Prosecutions. The appointment of Yang comes just three weeks after her appointment to the bar in late July. She takes on the new role immediately, more than a year after the previous director David Leung […]