11 Apr '18, 7am

There is a law in S’pore that allows GRC MPs to quit without triggering a by-election https://t.co/7ntPSDHmDm

There is a law in S’pore that allows GRC MPs to quit without triggering a by-election https://t.co/7ntPSDHmDm

It might have gone slightly under the radar on Monday, but there was a case that was thrown out of the High Court that we think you need to know about. Photo via SDP’s Facebook page Advertisement The lady speaking into the mic in the picture above is Wong Souk Yee. She is an author, a playwright and former Chairperson of the Singapore Democratic Party — she is still a member of the party now. Perhaps a more relevant detail is that Wong is also a resident of Marsiling-Yew Tee Group Representation Constituency (GRC). We’re talking about Wong because she recently took the government to court over the departure of one of her Members of Parliament from her GRC — namely this one: Photo by Angela Lim And why’d she leave? Well, to become President: (Photo by WALLACE WOON/AFP/Getty Images) Story continues below Some Articles That Could Use Traffic Here’s what you need to know if yo...

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