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Transsexual gets jail for soliciting

A 30-year-old mainlander has become the first transsexual to be jailed in Hong Kong for soliciting sex.\n

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7th July 2013 15:18

Alessia Valenza

Dancer Xu Bin pleaded guilty to a charge of soliciting for an immoral purpose and was jailed for two months.

Xu was arrested by an undercover officer during a police operation in the Wan Chai bar area on Saturday.

The defendant also pleaded guilty to breaching conditions of stay as he held a two-way visitor permit which did not entitle him to work. Xu arrived at Hong Kong on June 23 and was permitted to stay for seven days.

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