PENAL CODE

PENAL CODE

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  1. Police stand guard in Singapore on July 18, 2012

    Sweeping changes proposed to Singapore Penal Code; attempted suicide to be decriminalised

    The Government agrees with most of the recommendations to reforming the Penal Code.
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    Commentary: What took us so long to move against marital immunity for rape?

    The journey towards a potential abolishment of marital immunity for rape, as part of a review of the Penal Code, raises questions about how our ...
  3. Woman sleeping

    Marital rape, voyeurism to become offences in ‘sweeping’ changes proposed for Singapore’s penal code

    Enhanced protection for the vulnerable is one of five main areas of recommendations submitted to the Government by a review committee.
  4. city harvest church chew eng han attempts to flee

    Commentary: Think the law is unfair? Speak up and make your voice count

    We have views on what is fair, what isn’t and how victims in society should be protected and perpetrators be dealt with – so we should provide ...
  5. Six people are arrested after football fans rioted and torched a police car in Malaysia

    Malaysian policeman stabbed for telling man not to smoke

    The incident took place at a petrol station in Selangor.
  6. josh robinson

    Public prosecutor decides not to appeal Joshua Robinson sentence

    The four-year sentence for the American MMA instructor having sex with two 15-year-old girls drew public criticism.
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    Reckless users of personal mobility devices to face fines, jail time

    There are also stiffer penalties for illegal device modification under the new legislation.