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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai sentenced to another 14 months of prison over 2019 protest

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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai, who is facing jail in connection with the 2019 pro-democracy protests, has been sentenced to more jail. He was charged with incitement to take part in an unauthorized assembly, in connection with a protest that took place on October 1, 2019. 73-year-old Lai, who is serving a 14-month jail term, has been sentenced to another 14 months in prison in connection with the pro-democracy protests.