In Hong Kong, in 2015, police statistics reveal there were 1,464 “domestic violence crimes”. Photo: AFP

Time for Hong Kong to outlaw psychological abuse

Grenville Cross says progress elsewhere to curb domestic violence should encourage authorities here to consider extending protection to victims of emotional cruelty, which can be as harmful as physical abuse

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In Hong Kong, in 2015, police statistics reveal there were 1,464 “domestic violence crimes”. Photo: AFP
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