Posted inHong Kong

Hong Kong’s top court affirms small house rights for male New Territories villagers as constitutional

Hong Kong’s highest court has affirmed that a colonial-era policy which allows male indigenous villagers in the New Territories – but not women – to develop small village houses is constitutional. The Court of Final Appeal ruled in favour of the government and the Heung Yee Kuk on Friday, by upholding an appeal court’s decision […]