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Democrats who pleaded guilty under Hong Kong’s security law must wait until after co-defendants’ trial for sentencing

A group of Hong Kong democrats who have pleaded guilty to conspiring to commit subversion, must wait until the summer to be sentenced – after the high-profile national security trial involving their 17 co-defendants has ended. By then, most will have spent well over two years in detention after being denied bail in March 2021 […]