Hong Kong court sentences speech therapists to 19 months in prison for 'seditious' children's books

Hong Kong court sentences speech therapists to 19 months in prison for ‘seditious’ children’s books

On Wednesday, Lorie Lai, Melody Yeung, Sidney Ng, Samuel Chan and Marco Fong were convicted of “conspiracy to print, publish, distribute, display and/or reproduce seditious publications”. Judge WK Kwok called defendants’ actions ‘a brainwashing exercise to guide very young children to accept their views and values, i.e. (Beijing) has no sovereignty on (Hong Kong)”. Yeung …

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