Hong Kong court guidelines against same-sex civil partnerships

Hong Kong court guidelines against same-sex civil partnerships

A Hong Kong court on Friday upheld a federal government policy which denies civil partnerships to couples that are same-sex.

The Court of First Instance ruled against the woman applicant – known only as MK in the city’s first-ever case on civil partnerships. She filed a appropriate challenge against the federal government last June, arguing that the ban on same-sex civil partnerships ended up being unconstitutional. Continue reading “Hong Kong court guidelines against same-sex civil partnerships”