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23 Hong Kong democrats facing national security charges return to court for marathon 12-hour session

A group of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists and former lawmakers accused of conspiracy to commit subversion under the Beijing-imposed national security law spent almost 12 hours in court on Thursday. Some were reportedly given only biscuits for dinner. Twenty-three of the 47 defendants charged a year ago over their involvement in a democratic primary election […]