Tag: criminal lawyer

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Absconding Whilst on Bail Is a Criminal Offence in Singapore

16 December 2019

It is a criminal offence for accused person to jump bail and it is punishable by up to three...

Section 377A of the Penal Code – Hearings concluded

22 November 2019

The cases brought by 3 plaintiffs against the constitutionality of section 377A of the Penal Code concluded on Wednesday....

Arguments for the repeal of Section 377A of the Penal Code

19 November 2019

Our Eugene Thuraisingam, Suang Wijaya and Johannes Hadi, Mr Johnson Ong’s lawyers, made their arguments in court yesterday. Mr...

Application to review the constitutionality of section 377A of the Penal Code

14 November 2019

Earlier this year, Eugene Thuraisingam was quoted in The Straits Times for taking on five high-profile cases in 2019....

The fine line between doxxing and calling out perpetrators of crime

13 October 2019

The internet makes it easier for victims of crime to call out their perpetrators, for example by publishing identifying...

Outrage of modesty – NUS Student Spared from Jail

30 September 2019

Last week, Terence Siow, a student from the National University of Singapore pleaded guilty to one charge of outrage...

Age a key factor in deciding such cases, say lawyers

23 April 2019

As the debate rages on online about whether the perpetrator in the NUS Peeping Tom case has been sufficiently...

Death Penalty in Singapore — a Matter of Life and Death

7 December 2018

Some interesting statistics about the death penalty:- Approximately 106 countries worldwide have abolished the death penalty for all crimes....

Speaking up about her stolen photographs

16 April 2018

The New Paper sought the views of our Suang Wijaya on the use or re-publication of photographs online. The...

Man accused of assault acquitted

14 April 2018

We acted for a man who was charged with assaulting his neighbour by thrusting a stick at him when...

Death penalty faced by drug convict

19 March 2018

Our Eugene Thuraisingam and Suang Wijaya acted as “McKenzie friends” to convicted Singaporean drug trafficker Hishamruddin Mohd, who was...

Ed Sheeran concert in Singapore, foreigner jailed over use of forged passes

13 December 2017

Our Suang Wijaya represented an Australian man who was charged for the use of forged Ed Sheeran concert passes...

Death penalty in Singapore

7 November 2016

Our Eugene Thuraisingam was featured in The Straits Times for his work in defending accused people who might face...

Bribery: Fine Imposed Instead of Imprisonment


High Court allows appeal   1. Introduction Suang Wijaya and Haziq Ika bin Zahidi acted for an offender who...

Outrage of Modesty: Accused Acquitted


Amicable Resolution of Criminal Case   1. Introduction Suang Wijaya acted for an accused person allegedly charged with the...



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