Eden Gumba Pales (left) has accused her former employer of repeatedly abusing her. Photo: Brian Wong
Eden Gumba Pales (left) has accused her former employer of repeatedly abusing her. Photo: Brian Wong

Domestic worker takes Hong Kong employer to court over accusations of repeated abuse

  • The Philippine national and mother of one says she was beaten, threatened and forced to eat porridge spiked with detergent
  • A lawyer for the defendant says she intends to challenge the plaintiff’s credibility in a future hearing, but requests a lengthy adjournment

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Eden Gumba Pales (left) has accused her former employer of repeatedly abusing her. Photo: Brian Wong
Eden Gumba Pales (left) has accused her former employer of repeatedly abusing her. Photo: Brian Wong
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