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Well-known democrats were invited to assist ‘orderly dispersal’ of 2019 protest, Hong Kong court hears

A reason well-known democrats – including jailed media tycoon Jimmy Lai – showed up at a 2019 anti-extradition bill rally was to facilitate an “orderly dispersal,” a Hong Kong court has heard. Seven pro-democracy figures sought to overturn their convictions and sentences linked to the assembly at the Court of Appeal on Tuesday. The court […]