Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for second time over 2014 protest

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Wong jailed, along with fellow activist, for obstructing clearance of encampment during pro-democracy protest

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong was jailed for three months on Wednesday for obstructing the clearance of a major encampment during mass pro-democracy protests in 2014, the second time he has been imprisoned over the rallies.

Wong, 21, who had pleaded guilty to the contempt charge, was already on bail pending an appeal over a six-month sentence for another offence related to the Umbrella Movement.

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