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Singapore parliament passes controversial contempt of court bill
Brunei Times

Keep calm and carry on commenting responsibly

Parliament on Monday approved a law on contempt of court . But throughout the seven-hour debate, Law Minister K. Shanmugam kept pointing out that, in fact, little had changed with the new law. Yet many MPs expressed reservations about parts of the ... Asiaone, 1 month ago
Singapore Passes Expanded Contempt of Court Law Asia Sentinel, 1 month ago

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Singapore Law Watch

Debate clears air on contempt law

A Bill on the law of contempt of court, which was passed by Parliament on Monday, covers three main areas of contempt: prejudicing court matters, scandalising the courts and disobeying court orders. The first two have drawn the ire of critics, ...
 Singapore Law Watch1 month ago Contempt of court law passed after seven-hour debate  Asiaone1 month ago Marathon debate over Bill defining contempt of court  Channel NewsAsia1 month ago What's okay, what's not? Administration of Justice (Protection) Bill  Singapore Law Watch1 month ago

It's McAuliffe's choice on individual rights restoration

House Speaker Bill Howell is back before the Virginia Supreme Court seeking to have Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) cited for contempt . Last month, in the extraordinary case of Howell v. McAuliffe , the speaker and Senate Republican leader Thomas ...
 Washington Post1 month ago

Singapore passes contempt of court law amid much controversy

Country's opposition party describes the bill as unnecessary and a way to "muzzle" public discussion, adding that it may compromise trust in the government and law enforcement. The Singapore government has gone ahead to pass a bill that details ...
 ZDNet1 month ago
The Star (Kenya)

Contempt of Court Bill: NMPs reasons for retreat really wanting

Provided by The Middle Ground contempt of court Bill by Daniel Yap THE Administration of Justice (Protection) Bill was passed that was never in question with PAP's supermajority in the House. But even after two of the three NMPs came forward ...
 XinMsn1 month ago Duale introduces Contempt of Court Bill in the House  The Star (Kenya)1 month ago Contempt of Court Bill: Shan versus WP with the Brits thrown in  XinMsn1 month ago Contempt of court Bill: NMP submits group's petition  Singapore Law Watch1 month ago

Shanmugam addresses concerns on contempt of court Bill

SINGAPORE: In a lengthy speech in Parliament on Monday (Aug 15), Law Minister K Shanmugam explained the need to set out the laws in the Administration of Justice (Protection) Bill, and addressed concerns that have been raised about the Bill, which ...
 Channel NewsAsia1 month ago Shanmugam rebukes British High Commission for comments on judiciary  Today Online1 month ago

Lee Wei Ling apologises for attacking Bill on contempt of court

SINGAPORE: Two hours after launching an attack on a Bill outlining contempt of court laws, Dr Lee Wei Ling apologised publicly, saying she had been wrong in her assumptions. In a post on her Facebook page earlier Sunday afternoon (Aug 14), Dr ...
 Channel NewsAsia1 month ago Dr Lee Wei Ling: Just like us and yet not like us  XinMsn1 month ago Lee Wei Ling criticises new Bill on contempt of court laws as 'attempt to muzzle public opinion'  Today Online1 month ago Lee Wei Ling apologises for remarks on contempt of court Bill  Asiaone1 month ago

NMPs explain support for Bill on contempt of court

Three Nominated MPs, who had been worried that a proposed law would curb freedom of speech, explained yesterday why they changed their views and voted for the legislation on contempt of court at Monday's parliamentary session. A week earlier, the ...
 Singapore Law Watch1 month ago NMPs explain why they withdrew changes to contempt Bill  Today Online1 month ago NMPs seek changes to Bill that spells out contempt of court  Asiaone1 month ago

Va. Lawmakers Ask Supreme Court to Hold Gov. McAuliffe in Contempt

PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/ by 8 Sep 2016 Arlington, VA 0 8 Sep, 2016 8 Sep, 2016 SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Virginia lawmakers are seeking to hold Gov. Terry McAuliffe in contempt of court for flouting the Virginia Supreme Court's ruling ...
 Breitbart.com3 weeks ago GOP seeks to block McAuliffe's latest felon voting effort  FOXNews.com1 month ago Virginia Republicans Ask Court To Hold Governor In Contempt For Restoring Voting Rights  ThinkProgress1 month ago
Asharq Al Awsat

Amnesty Bill in Iraq Faced with Political Contempt, Appeals

Baghdad- Iraq's amnesty bill parliament voted on last week faces more challenges as appeals continue to be filed against it. The bill's poor drafting, with article that might open up legal loopholes, had given rise to heated controversy across the ...
 Asharq Al Awsat1 month ago
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