Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee
Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee

Help! Ex-lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ asks Hong Kong’s top court to brush aside prisons’ short-trim policy, as judge raises Beatles’ coiffure legacy

  • Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma says officials have offered no evidence to back the assertion that it is conventional for men to have short hair
  • But government lawyer Stewart Wong says the hairstyle restriction on male prisoners is an ‘administrative decision’

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee
Former lawmaker ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung at the High Court on Wednesday. Photo: Dickson Lee
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