The Post interviewed a gay man in Stanley Prison, who received a sentence harsher than the one he would have been given for committing an equivalent heterosexual offence. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Gay man given harsher jail sentence because of sexuality demands Carrie Lam intervention, as activists decry Hong Kong government for ‘dragging its feet’ over LGBT rights

  • Man convicted of having sex with underage boys says ‘I deserve jail’, but only on same basis as equivalent heterosexual cases
  • Activists and academics accuse administration of failing the gay and lesbian community by delays in reforming ‘unfair’ laws
Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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The Post interviewed a gay man in Stanley Prison, who received a sentence harsher than the one he would have been given for committing an equivalent heterosexual offence. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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