‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee
‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee

Top court throws out request by Hong Kong prison bosses to keep discriminatory haircut requirement for male inmates

  • Court of Final Appeal ruled on November 27 that forcing only male prisoners to wear their hair short constituted sex discrimination
  • It said on Monday there was nothing complex about its ruling that justified a six-month suspension

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee ‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee
‘Long Hair’ Leung Kwok-hung was victorious after his legal battle went all the way to the top court. Photo: Dickson Lee
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