SNA - Hougang resident files court application for PM Lee to call by-election

Yahoo! Singapore News, 3 Mar 2012 An Hougang resident has filed a high court application on Friday requesting the Prime Minister to call for a by-election in the ward within three months. The 42-year old part-time cleaner, Vellama D/O Marie Muthu, filed the application via her lawyer M Ravi. The application called for the grant of declaration that the Prime Minister does not possess the "unfettered discretion to decide when to announce by-elections in Hougang SMC and must do so within three months or within such reasonable time as this Honorable Court deems fit". The affidavit also stated the plaintiff be granted a mandatory order enjoining the prime minister to advise the president to issue a writ of election mandating by-elections in the single member constituency.

Full article: http://singaporenewsalternative.blogspot.com/2012/03/houg...

Tweets

Hougang resident files court application for PM...

sg.news.yahoo.com 03 Mar '12, 4am

An Hougang resident filed a court application requesting PM Lee to call for a by-election. (Yahoo! file photo) An Hougang ...

Resident asks High Court to order Hougang by-el...

straitstimes.com 02 Mar '12, 11pm

Mdm Vellama Marie Muthu has filed an application in High Court to hold the Prime Minister accountable for calling a by-ele...

Hold an early by-election in Hougang

tankinlian.blogspot.com 03 Mar '12, 2am

I am not convinced by the arguments put forward by Mr. Hri Kumar, Member of Parliament for Bishan-Toa Payoh Group Represen...

[TOC] 3 Predictions on Hougang

theonlinecitizen.com 04 Mar '12, 3am

On prediction 1: the reason why the application for a judicial review will fail at this point is because the issue is prem...

Hougang by-election

tankinlian.blogspot.com 10 Mar '12, 11am

I retired from NTUC Income on 28 February 2007, after heading this cooperative for 30 years. I now run a consultancy compa...

SNA - PM Lee: I intend to call a by-election in...

Yahoo! Singapore News, 9 Mar 2012 Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will call for by-elections in Hougang. This is PM Lee's f...

Hougang voters could seek High Court clarificat...

sg.news.yahoo.com 01 Mar '12, 9am

Constitutional law experts here say it may be possible for eligible voters of Hougang SMC to seek clarification on applica...

Hougang by-election to be discussed in Parliame...

channelnewsasia.com 08 Mar '12, 1pm

SINGAPORE: The topic of the Hougang by-election will be raised in Parliament when the House resumes at 11.00 am on Friday....

You call this an apology? - by Othman Wahab (TMI)

blog.limkitsiang.com 04 Mar '12, 1am

– Othman Wahab The Malaysian Insider Mar 03, 2012 MARCH 3 – I am stumped, I really am. Why can’t people really mean it whe...

New blog post: It's Hougang by-election, not by...

blog.dk.sg 29 Feb '12, 1am

I guess by now all of you know that Yaw Shin Leong has been expelled by the Workers’ Party. Under the Singapore Constituti...

SNA - Hougang voters could seek High Court clar...

Yahoo! Singapore News, 1 Mar 2012 Eligible voters from the Hougang single-member constituency (SMC) can consider going to ...

Hougang by-elections to be called, date undecided

channelnewsasia.com 09 Mar '12, 4am

SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday in Parliament he intends to call a by-election in Houga...

When to Break Apart your Application

When to Break Apart your Application

blog.jayfields.com 04 Mar '12, 6pm

presented on the topic of building Systems. One aspect of his presentation that really struck a chord with me was around t...

Hougang by-election to be discussed in Parliame...

todayonline.com 08 Mar '12, 1pm

SINGAPORE - The topic of the Hougang by-election will be raised in Parliament when the House resumes at 11.00 am tomorrow....

Supreme Court to review Hougang by-election application on March 30

Supreme Court to review Hougang by-election app...

straitstimes.com 13 Mar '12, 4am

The Supreme Court will review the application by a Hougang resident on the issue of a by-election in the ward on March 30....