Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong prisons start trimming female inmates’ tresses just past shoulders after court ruling on sex discrimination

  • Critics say prisons have not gone far enough, as different rules still apply for men and women
  • Those who don’t want their hair trimmed can seek an exemption, says prisons department

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
Security guards patrol Pik Uk Prison in Clear Water Bay. Photo: Dickson Lee
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