Edgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: HandoutEdgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: Handout
Edgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: Handout

Lawyers for gay homeowner call for his husband to be given equal treatment under Hong Kong’s inheritance laws

  • Edgar Ng had applied for a judicial review after learning that his matrimonial home may not be passed to Henry Li, whom he married in London
  • Current laws define ‘husband’ on the basis of a valid marriage in Hong Kong, which excludes foreign same-sex marriage
Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Edgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: HandoutEdgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: Handout
Edgar Ng and Henry Li were married in London in 2017. Photo: Handout
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