The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li
The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li

Hong Kong protests: second mega court for clearing backlog of cases to accommodate 250 people

  • New courtroom at existing facility in Wan Chai to open in mid-2023, with 1,173 people charged over the 2019 unrest still to face trial
  • Carrie Lam announced the plans in her policy address for the huge courtroom, which is designed to handle 50 defendants, 100 legal representatives and 100 spectators at a time

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li
The new mega court will open at the District Court building in Wan Chai Tower. Photo: Warton Li
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