One Person’s Word Against Another

By Sim Yizhen, Xing Yun, Hong Jia Hui and Valencia Soh

“The truth is rarely pure and never simple”, opined the famous playwright Oscar Wilde. Indeed, ascertaining the truth in most sexual assault cases poses a very real and troubling problem to judges. Read More

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Mental Illness and Malingering

By Chong Joe En

Mental illnesses are an unspoken and often unseen aspect of any society and Singapore is no exception. Studies show that at least 1 in 17 Singaporeans have suffered from depression at some point in time in their lives.This aspect of mental health often has far reaching impacts on criminality and criminal defence. Read More