Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang

Estate of Hong Kong man who killed his wife is not entitled to her assets, court rules

  • Ordinarily the man’s estate would have been entitled to the woman’s, given that she died without a will
  • However, a judge ruled that given the particular circumstances of her death, such a move would not be appropriate

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
Investigators at the scene of a 2017 murder-suicide that left a man and a woman dead in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Sam Tsang
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