The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li

Hong Kong father accused of murdering daughter, 5, denies physical punishment was intended to cause grievous bodily harm

  • Father tells court he withheld girl’s food or hit her with rattan cane, but punishment was in response to her lying or refusing to listen
  • The man and his wife have admitted to inflicting child cruelty on the child over 150 days but deny murdering the girl, who died of septicaemia

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
The case is being heard at the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
READ FULL ARTICLE