The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong’s legislature confirms appointment of new chief justice amid opposition from pro-democracy lawmakers

  • Court of Final Appeal justice Andrew Cheung will become the city’s next chief justice on January 11 next year
  • Thirty-nine legislators, including five from the opposition camp, voted in favour of the appointment

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
The sculpture of the goddess of justice at the Court of Final Appeal in Central. Photo: Sam Tsang
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