General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li

Hong Kong child’s death was result of excessive corporal punishment and gross negligence, but was not murder, her father’s lawyer claims

  • Manslaughter only reasonable conclusion, lawyer says, arguing actions mean tougher charge ‘is a bit far-fetched’
  • Prosecution argues little girl was ‘repeatedly tortured’ and parents provided ‘terror and pain, not love and care’

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
General view of the High Court in Admiralty. Photo: Warton Li
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