Daily Archives: 2013-06-16

Sub judice and Lynn Lee

By Choo Zheng Xi/ TOC Co-Founder The “harm” that the law on contempt of Court seeks to prevent is the undermining of public confidence in the fair administration of justice. The category of contempt of Court  Singaporeans would most likely have read about is an offence known as “scandalizing the Court”. This was the type of contempt proceedings brought against …

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What fathers say on Father’s Day

by Abdul Shariff Aboo Kassim, Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir, Chan Kin Kok with Vivienne Wee and Ranjana Raghunathan To mark Father’s Day, AWARE invited three fathers to give their views of the newly introduced paternity leave and conversion of one week of maternity leave to shared parental leave. They were Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir (father of a five-year-old son and a nineteen-month-old …

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