An indigenous village house in Ta Kwu Ling, New Territories, of the kind involved in Monday’s legal challenge. Photo: Nora Tam

Controversial small-house policy is constitutional only on private land, Hong Kong High Court rules in landmark hearing

  • Rural leaders say ruling will ‘not deeply affect’ their right to build houses
  • Judicial review came amid a heated public debate over how to source more land to solve city’s housing crisis
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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An indigenous village house in Ta Kwu Ling, New Territories, of the kind involved in Monday’s legal challenge. Photo: Nora Tam
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