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Hong Kong barristers win years-long campaign to dump wigs for religious headdress

After years of campaigning, Hong Kong barristers from religious minorities have won the right to wear headgear associated with their faith instead of traditional horsehair wigs in court. The amended rule, approved by the council of the Hong Kong Bar Association last week, allows Jewish, Muslim and Sikh barristers to wear such head coverings without […]