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JUDGEMENT ON AMOS YEE IMMIGRATION STATUS DUE IN 2 WEEKS

A US judge will decide on the outcome of Singapore teen blogger Amos Yee's asylum application within the month. Yee had been arrested for online posts mocking the Singapore government. He sought asylum in December with the US and has been in detention there since he was taken into custody at O'Hare International Airport.

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VEGAN AMOS YEE FORCED TO EAT MEAT IN US PRISON

Amos is vegan (a choice borne out of Singerian ethics) and at this point, eating meat makes him viscerally sick. Unfortunately, he has to override his moral choice to abstain from meat as the jail refuses to cater to any dietary restrictions that aren't medical necessities.

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