5 09, 2023

Hong Kong Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Civil Unions

By |2023-09-05T15:38:31-07:00September 5th, 2023|Categories: LGBT Politics, LGBT Politics Asia|Tags: , , , |

HONG KONG — (09-05-23) — Hong Kong's top court ruled Tuesday in favor of same-sex civil unions but stopped short of ruling in favor of full marriage rights in a partial win for HK's LGBTQ community. Over the past decade, LGBTQ activists in Hong Kong have won piecemeal victories in court, striking down discriminatory government [...]

25 09, 2017

British Lesbian Wins Historic Spousal Visa Case In Hong Kong

By |2017-09-25T17:12:14-07:00September 25th, 2017|Categories: LGBT Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By: Paul Goldberg, Staff Writer HONG KONG — Hong Kong's court of appeal has made history in its ruling that a British lesbian who moved to the territory with her spouse, should be granted a dependent visa. Usually visas are issued to husbands and wives of foreigners working in Hong Kong but had never in [...]

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