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Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Benny Tai sentenced to 10 months in prison in election expenses case

A Hong Kong court has sentenced pro-democracy activist and former law scholar Benny Tai to 10 months in prison over illegal election spending, after he placed adverts in local newspapers ahead of the 2016 Legislative Council election. The 57-year-old appeared in front of Judge Anthony Kwok at District Court on Tuesday afternoon. He pleaded guilty […]