Daily Archives: 2010-11-16

Shadrake trial: Judge dimisses apology, sentences Shadrake to jail and fine

Justice Quentin Loh sentenced British author Alan Shadrake to six weeks jail and a fine of $20,000 this morning for scandalizing the judiciary. Calling the allegations in Shadrake’s book Once a Jolly Hangman: Singapore’s Justice In The Dock “without precedent”, Justice Loh said that under such situations, the default punishment should be imprisonment. Justice Loh said that the court had …

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You’re invited – AWARE’s 25th anniversary celebrations

Press release from AWARE. A flea, fun and food fair honouring 25 years of AWARE. It’s our 25th birthday bash and all are invited to AWARE Centre for some family-friendly revelry at Celebrate! AWARE’s 25th Birthday Party on Saturday 27th November, from 12 Noon to 8pm. This flea, fun and food fair features a full day of exciting activities so …

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