Daily Archives: 2017-08-07

    Criminal and Human Rights Lawyer Fined $6,000 for a Poem on Death Penalty that “Scandalised the Judicary”
    By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 0

    By Ariffin Sha Mr Eugene Thuraisingam, a prominent criminal and human rights lawyer, was found guilty of contempt of court and fined $6,000 by Justice See Kee Oon in the High Court earlier today for a poem he penned. The poem, which concerned Read More

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    SDP to consider legal proceedings to compel government to call for by-election in Marsiling-Yew Tee
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Singapore Democratic Party has announced that it is looking into legal proceedings to compel the government to call for a by-election in Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC in regards to the resignation by Mdm Halimah Yacob who had decided to stand for the upcoming Presidential Election. Read More

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    Mdm Halimah Yacob finally announces her intention to stand as candidate for Presidential Election 2017
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Member of Parliament from the People’s Action Party, Mdm Halimah Yacob has just announced that she will contest in the upcoming Presidential Election as a candidate and will resign from her roles as Speaker of Parliament and Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC MP on Monday. Read More

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