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Hong Kong district councillor disqualified after court rules election invalid over statements about opponent

A Democratic Party district councillor was disqualified on Tuesday after a Hong Kong court ruled that his election was not valid because he hadmade false statements about his opponent’s political affiliation. The High Court said Hinson Hung, representing the Tsui Ping Constituency in Kwun Tong, had falsely claimed that his opponent, Cheng Keung-fung was not […]