David Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin LumDavid Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin Lum
David Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin Lum

Hong Kong’s top prosecutor resigns post amid row with justice minister: source

  • In email to colleagues, David Leung says he does not ‘see eye to eye’ with secretary for justice’s running of department, a situation that ‘has not improved’
  • Leung has held the top post since 2017 and was known for his prosecution of leaders of the Occupy protests

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
David Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin LumDavid Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin Lum
David Leung, known for his prosecution of cases tied to the 2014 Occupy protests, has resigned as director of public prosecutions, according to a source. Photo: Alvin Lum
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