Louis Ng on reviewing Singapore’s justice system

November 2020

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Louis Ng on reviewing Singapore’s justice system

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Criminal cases can turn on what happens in a police interview room, so it is crucial to remove uncertainty, said MP Louis Ng in Parliament on Wednesday (Nov 4). He made three suggestions - including foreign domestic workers under a scheme where an independent, trained adult accompanies vulnerable groups in giving statements to the police; mandatory video recording of all police interviews; and ensuring that all suspects are provided an interpreter in their own language, not just in a language that they understand.

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