23 Jul '12, 6am

Alex raises a VERY good question: Why is M Ravi the only lawyer taking on such important cases in #Singapore?

The ghosts of absent lawyers Published 23 July 2012 homosexuality , law, crime, court cases , society and culture Leave a Comment Lawsocgate is likely to rumble on for a while. Legal processes take their own time and there are probably some facts yet unseen by the public. However, I will argue that the issue it has uncovered goes beyond that of the Law Society versus M Ravi. Athough Ravi, colourful a character as he is, has a tendency to steal the show, we shouldn’t lose sight of an even more troubling question about the law profession itself. Just to recap, on 16 July 2012, a Monday, just as a court hearing concerning by-elections got underway, a Wong Siew Hong from the Law Society appeared in court. M Ravi was then representing Madam Vellama in seeking a declaration from the court that the prime minister does not have unfettered discretion as to when to call by-elections...

Full article: http://yawningbread.wordpress.com/2012/07/23/the-ghosts-o...

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