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Two Hong Kong court spectators jailed for sedition over critical comments about magistrate in protest case

A preacher and an elderly woman have been jailed for sedition over comments they made about a Hong Kong magistrate during a protest-related case. Pastor Garry Pang, 59, and Chiu Mei-ying, 68, were convicted of “uttering seditious words” and applauding from the public gallery during a hearing involving pro-democracy activist Chow Hang-tung in January. Pang […]