Chief Exec. Carrie Lam hails ‘historic moment’ as Hong Kong set to welcome first female judges to top court

Two prominent overseas judges – Baroness Hale and former Canadian Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin – are set to be appointed as the first female non-permanent judges at Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal, the government has announced. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Wednesday morning that she has accepted the recommendation of a judicial commission overseeing the matter. The […]