Daily Archives: 2015-07-04

PM Lee to Roy Ngerng: I’ve been watching your blog

By TREmeritus Before PM Lee Hsien Loong filed a defamation lawsuit against blogger Roy Ngerng in May last year, Roy was hardly known in Singapore. Thanks to Mr Lee’s lawsuit, Roy has become a household name. At the court hearing on Wednesday (1 Jul), it was revealed that Mr Lee was already “watching” Roy’s blog before he became “famous”. This …

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Singapore: ICJ observes the defamation case of blogger Roy Ngerng

The three-day hearing on the assessment of damages on the civil defamation case against blogger Roy Ngerng was concluded today in Singapore. The Supreme Court will issue its decision at a later date. A representative of the ICJ observed the hearing that took place from 1 to 3 July 2015. The ICJ considers the judge, Justice Lee Seiu Kin, to …

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“We all know I’m being persecuted” – Ngerng’s teary outburst in court

Blogger Roy Ngerng was pushed almost to breaking point on Friday when Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s lawyer Davinder Singh continued his cross-examination, bursting into tears under the barrage of accusations. Throughout the day Singh sought to establish Ngerng as having been insincere in his apology to Lee, while also deliberately seeking to escalate and aggravate the situation even after …

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