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Hong Kong protester ‘Captain America 2.0’ wins appeal against national security sentence, jail time reduced to 5 years

A Hong Kong protester jailed for nearly six years for inciting secession by chanting slogans has won his appeal against what he saw as an overly severe punishment under the Beijing-imposed national security law. The Court of Appeal on Wednesday ruled in favour of activist Ma Chun-man, who challenged District Judge Stanley Chan’s decision to […]