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  1. Pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong and Agnes Chow leave the Eastern Court after being released on

    Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for 13 and a half months for 2019 anti-government protest

    Joshua Wong, 24, one of Hong Kong's most prominent pro-democracy activists, was jailed on Wednesday for a total of 13-1/2 months after pleading ...
  2. Members of the Lebanese police gather outside Baabda prison

    More than 60 prisoners escape Lebanese jail, say security sources

    More than 60 prisoners broke out of a Lebanese jail on Saturday and five of them were killed when their car hit a tree while under pursuit, ...
  3. Former IAAF President Lamine Diack attends trial in Paris

    Ex-head of world athletics Diack sent to jail for corruption

    The former head of world athletics' governing body, Lamine Diack, was convicted in France on Wednesday of corruption in a Russian doping scandal ...
  4. Russian film and theatre director Serebrennikov attends a court hearing in Moscow

    Russian prosecutors seek six-year jail term for director who lampooned authorities

    Russian prosecutors asked a court in Moscow on Monday to sentence prominent film and theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov to six years in jail on ...
  5. Attorney Michael Avenatti arrives at United States Court in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    Michael Avenatti temporarily freed from jail due to coronavirus threat

    The convicted celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti has been granted temporary freedom from a New York City jail by a California federal judge who ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds pictures of jailed former leader of Turkey's main pro-Kurdish People

    Turkey plans prisoner release, excluding those jailed on post-coup terrorism charges

    Turkey's parliament discussed a prisoner release law on Tuesday which aims to ease overcrowding in jails and protect detainees from the ...