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Judgement in Tong Ying Kit’s case sets dangerous precedent, ignores human rights law

Eric Y. H. Lai & Thomas E. Kellogg Tong Ying-Kit, a former waiter and pro-democracy protester, stepped into history this week: on Tuesday, he became the first individual convicted under Hong Kong’s year-old National Security Law (NSL). He was found guilty of terrorism and inciting secession by a three-judge panel, and was imprisoned for nine […]