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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai jailed for 5 years, 9 months for fraud over Apple Daily HQ lease violation

Jimmy Lai, the founder of defunct pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily, has been sentenced to five years and nine months in jail after being convicted of fraud. Lai – who is also facing a national security trial – was found to have breached the terms of lease of the newspaper’s headquarters after concealing the operation of […]