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Ex-Hong Kong lawmaker convicted of contempt at retrial after snatching official’s files

A former pro-democracy lawmaker was convicted of contempt under the Legislative Council (Powers and Privileges) Ordinance on Tuesday by a Hong Kong magistrate following a Court of Final Appeal decision and a retrial. Former chairperson of the League of Social Democrats “Long Hair” Leung Kwok-hung was found guilty after snatching a folder from then-under secretary for development […]