Hong Kong protests: teen seeking to pursue injury claim over October shooting by police slams rejection of legal aid application
- Tsang Chi-kin, 18, shot in an incident seen widely on social media, is hoping to pursue a personal injury claim
- But city’s Legal Aid Department rules he failed to show reasonable grounds for the proceedings and that the use of force ‘was reasonable’
Corrected [3:06pm, 15 Aug, 2020]
- [3:06pm, 15 Aug, 2020]
An earlier version of this story said a teen had been shot multiple times at a November 11 demonstration. The text has been corrected to say that the teen was shot once by an officer who fired multiple rounds.