Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook. Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook.
Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook.

Opposition district councillor ousted in Hong Kong over false claims against pro-government rival during 2019 elections

  • Hinson Hung engaged in illegal conduct by falsely accusing opponent of concealing his affiliation with a pro-government group, High Court rules
  • Democratic Party member is the first district councillor to be disqualified by the court following nine petitions filed in relation to the 2019 elections

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook. Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook.
Hinson Hung will consult his lawyers before deciding whether to appeal. Photo: facebook.
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