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Gay widower launches legal bid against Hong Kong gov’t for preventing him from identifying late husband’s body

A gay widower is taking the Hong Kong government to court over its refusal to recognise him as his partner’s surviving spouse. The decision prevented the widower from identifying his spouse’s body and from attending to administrative arrangements as a next-of-kin without having authorisation from the spouse’s mother. Edgar Ng, who took his own life […]