A Hong Kong judge presiding over a riot trial stemming from the anti-government unrest in 2019 has hit back at defendants for “losing focus” on the case after they accused him of being biased towards the prosecution.Twelve out of 23 defendants on trial at West Kowloon Court filed a joint application last week asking Judge Johnny Chan Jong-herng to withdraw from the proceedings on reasons that he had prevented their lawyers from cross-examining witnesses and attacked their defence strategies,…

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