Rafael Hui was paid millions before he became chief secretary in 2005. Photo: Felix Wong

Former Hong Kong No 2 Rafael Hui’s acceptance of HK$8.5m did not amount to misconduct, court hears

Lawyer says the payment by tycoon Thomas Kwok was to buy the official’s ‘good feeling’ and that without an agreement of anything in return, the pair should not have been convicted

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Rafael Hui was paid millions before he became chief secretary in 2005. Photo: Felix Wong
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Chris Lau

Chris Lau

Chris is a reporter specialising in court and legal affairs in Hong Kong. From criminal justice to constitutional issues, he brings in the latest updates and in-depth analysis on legal issues that affect all aspects of the city. He also covers human rights issues extensively.

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