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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai to stand trial in High Court over national security, sedition charges

Hong Kong pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai will stand trial over national security and sedition charges at the city’s High Court, where the maximum sentence is life in prison. The founder of the defunct tabloid Apple Daily appeared in front of Principal Magistrate Peter Law, along with six former staff members of the newspaper and […]