Carrie Lam (left) and Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng at the Legislative Council meeting. Photo: Sam Tsang
Carrie Lam (left) and Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng at the Legislative Council meeting. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam backs under-fire justice chief Teresa Cheng as mortgage deed raises new questions

Chief executive calls for more tolerance and discloses permission given to minister to wrap up private practice cases, drawing further condemnation from opposition lawmakers

Carrie Lam (left) and Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng at the Legislative Council meeting. Photo: Sam Tsang
Carrie Lam (left) and Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng at the Legislative Council meeting. Photo: Sam Tsang
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