Legal

Woman sues granddaughters for trying to sell HDB flat

In a family disagreement over the ownership of a Housing and Development Board (HDB) flat, Madam Tan Teck Soon, 76, has resorted to suing her two granddaughters for trying to sell the flat she has been living in for over two decades . According to the court affidavit, Mdm Tan states that she has paid the Housing Board S$277 each …

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Temporarily stay of execution for Kho Jabing granted

There were two separate cases related to Kho Jabing’s case were heard in court today. One was a criminal motion filed by Gino Hardial Singh, while another was an originating summons filed by Jeannette Chong-Aruldoss. The criminal motion was on the grounds of apparent bias on the part of Justice Andrew Phang, who had sat on both Jabing’s appeals. This …

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Family of woman who died in childbirth seeks claims from Thomson Medical

Over eight years after a woman died in childbirth in September 2007, her family has obtained a ruling from the Court of Appeal on 6 April allowing them to pursue dependency claims from her obstetrician and from Thomson Medical. This is despite the fact that the legal suit was filed past the three-year statutory limitation period. The Civil Law act allow …

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