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Hong Kong man jailed for 8 months in first sedition sentencing since 1967 leftist riots

A Hong Kong man has been sentenced to eight months in prison after he was convicted of five counts of sedition. The judgement marked the first jail sentence handed down for the crime since the leftist riots in 1967, when pro-communist activists and newsmen were jailed over publications that challenged the authority of the British […]