A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa
A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa

Coronavirus: Hong Kong family quarantined on return from South Africa accuses Carrie Lam of exceeding confinement powers

  • Founder of Naked Group seeks judicial review of system that automatically sends arrivals from some countries into government facilities
  • Lawyers say the family should be able to isolate at home, argue city leader does not have power to force their confinement in centres under the legislation

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa
A family made to quarantine in a government centre on their return from South Africa is taking the matter to Hong Kong’s High Court. Photo: Roy Issa
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