MARUAH Media statement on arrest and prosecution of Jolovan Wham

MEDIA STATEMENT For immediate use 3 December 2017 MARUAH condemns the arrest and prosecution of Jolovan Wham. Civil society activist Jolovan Wham was arrested and charged with organizing public assemblies without a permit, vandalism and refusal to sign statements made to the police. The protests that Mr Wham is charged with leading are well-documented in …

Singaporean abolitionist groups call for halt to execution scheduled for 21 April

Joint statement from We Believe in Second Chances and the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign on the scheduled execution of Jeffrey Marquez Abineno (previously known as Jeefrey bin Jamil) for this Friday 21 April. We Believe in Second Chances and the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign (SADPC) note with dismay that the execution of Jeefrey bin Jamil …