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Benny Tai and Joshua Wong among 29 Hong Kong democrats set to plead guilty in high-profile subversion case

Prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong, legal scholar Benny Tai and a number of ex-lawmakers are among 29 democrats who are set to plead guilty in the city’s largest national security case. The defendants, many of whom have been detained for more than 17 months following their arrests, could face up to life imprisonment. […]