DEATH PENALTY

YET ANOTHER PERSON BANNED FROM TRAVELLING, INVESTIGATED FOR ATTENDING VIGIL

Filmmaker Jason Soo is yet another person to be slapped with a travel restriction as the police are investigating him for taking part in a candlelight vigil for a death penalty inmate. "It's an example of how civil rights in this country are being gradually stripped away, inch by inch, little by little, until one day, we realize that the only rights we have left is the right to obey."

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MALAYSIA GOVT MAY ABOLISH DEATH PENALTY FOR DRUG OFFENCES

Malaysia's government declared that it will remove the mandatory death penalty for drug trafficking offences, this comes after Singapore's recent execution of a Malaysian national Prabagaran Srivijayan for drug trafficking crimes on the 14th last month.

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LAWYER USES PROSECUTION'S OWN IMH REPORT TO FIGHT FOR DRUG MULE'S ACCQUITTAL

In a twist of Shakespearean proportions, Mr Eugene Thuraisingam, the lawyer for death row inmate Ilechukwu, has used evidence produced by the Prosecution to argue for his client's acquittal. The Defence counsel made the case that the results of a psychiatric assessment conducted by one Dr Jaydip Sarkar from Institute of Mental Health (IMH), which was sought for by the Prosecution, exculpated the Defendant.

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