Police officer jailed for sending harassing messages to teenager he was investigating
Source: CNA (https://www.channelnewsasia.com/singapore/police-officer-stalk-teenager-harass-text-messages-2768516)Article Date: 24 Jun 2022Author: Davina Tham SINGAPORE: A police officer who was investigating a teenager for attempted suicide asked for her phone number and went on to send her harassing text messages over the next 18 days. He questioned the 19-year-old on who she was meeting, when she ate, showered and slept,
Court dismisses appeal over liability in former construction worker’s mishap
Source: Straits Times (https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/court-dismisses-appeal-over-liability-in-workers-mishap)Article Date: 27 Jun 2022Author: K.C. Vijayan SINGAPORE - Former construction worker Janaed, who was paralysed after a 3.7m-high fall at a worksite in 2018, can proceed to have damages jointly payable by two defendants to be assessed. The Appellate Division of the High Court last week dismissed the appeal by Westgate Tower's subsidiary
Debt collector liable for defamation during visit to Lim Tean’s office
Source: Straits Times (https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/debt-collector-liable-for-defamation-during-visit-to-lim-teans-office)Article Date: 27 Jun 2022Author: K.C. VijayanSDCS Holdings' visit last September to the office in International Plaza drew wide notice on several online platforms. The High Court held that a debt collection agency had defamed a company director during a debt recovery visit that was live-streamed on its Facebook page. Justice S.