Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP
Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP

Hong Kong lawmaker fights for same-sex partners to get right to claim ashes of loved ones

Labour Party legislator wants legal definition broadened as the city does not recognise gay unions made overseas

Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP
Lawmakers will discuss and vote on a proposal to make same-sex partners eligible to claim the ashes of their loved ones from private columbariums. Photo: AP
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