Court orders MTRC to disclose CCTV footage of Prince Edward Station in 831 incident

The High Court has ordered MTR Corp. to disclose the CCTV footage from Prince Edward and Lai Chi Kok stations on the night of Aug 31, 2019, upon the personal injury claim against the Commission of Police.

Judge of the Court of First Instance High Court Hon Anderson Chow ordered the following in paragraph 27 of the Decision:

“The Defendant do disclose to the Plaintiff’s legal advisors, Messrs Ho Tse Wai & Partners (‘HTW’), and HTW be at liberty to inspect and take copies of, all the close-circuit television footages in Prince Edward Station of the Mass Transit Railway from 10:40 am on 31 August 2019 to 1:30 am on 1 September 2019 and in Lai Chi Kok Station of the Mass Transit Railway from 1:25 am to 2:00 am on 1st September 2019 within 7 days from the date of this Order.”

The judgment can be found here.

Case Number: HCMP 1441/2019