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Hong Kong democracy activists spared jail time in sentencing for 2014 protests

J
oshua Wong and another student leader, Nathan Law, were ordered to complete community service, while a third, Alex Chow, was granted a reprieve on a three-week sentence. They had previously been convicted on charges of unlawful assembly and incitement.
11 months ago
Sky Canaves
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.
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