CACV 132,134 &136/2008
IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE
HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
COURT OF APPEAL
CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 132, 134 & 136 OF 2008
(ON APPEAL FROM HCAL NO. 132 OF 2006 and
HCAL NOS. 43 & 48 OF 2007)
Before: Hon Cheung CJHC, Yuen JA and Lam J in Court
Date of hearing and judgment: 14 December 2011
J U D G M E N T
Hon Yuen JA (giving the Judgment of the Court):
1. This is an application for leave to appeal to the Court of Final Appeal against our judgment dated 21 July 2011.
2. Having considered submissions made by leading counsel for the Applicant and for the Respondents, we take the view that the appealraises the following issues of great general or public importance for which leave should be granted under s.22(1)(b) HKCFAO, cap.484:
3. We do not consider that other questions raised involve issues of great general or public importance or for which leave should begranted under the “or otherwise” limb.
Ms Gladys Li SC, instructed by Barnes & Daly, assigned by the Director of Legal Aid, for the Applicants.
Mr Anderson Chow SC and Ms Grace Chow, instructed by Department of Justice, for the Respondents in all cases