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Ex-lawmaker jailed for 2 weeks over clash in Hong Kong legislature during 2019 extradition bill debate

Former pro-democracy legislator Leung Yiu-chung has been sentenced to two weeks in prison for “assaulting, obstructing or molesting” a pro-Beijing lawmaker during a debate over Hong Kong’s controversial extradition bill amendment in 2019, local media reported. Leung appeared in front of Principal Magistrate Peter Law at the West Kowloon Magistrates’ Courts on Wednesday afternoon. The […]