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ST and TODAY ignore Court's questioning of Hri Kumar's "updating construction" argument

17 January 2019

Singapore Democrats

Singapore's highest court questioned Deputy Attorney-General Hri Kumar's arguments that the Court should apply “updating construction ” or “rectifying construction” to the Constitution to bring it in line with amendments to the Parliamentary Elections Act (PEA) over the GRC system.

SDP assistant treasurer Dr Wong Souk Yee appealed High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming's d ... Read more »

M-YT by-election hearing to be heard in Court of Appeal tomorrow

15 January 2019

Singapore Democrats

Dr Wong Souk Yee's appeal for a by-election in the Marsiling-Yew Tee (MYT) GRC after Ms Halimah Yacob vacated her seat for the Presidency will be heard in the Court of Appeal (Level 9) tomorrow, 16 January 2019, at 10 am.

Dr Wong, SDP's Assistant Treasurer and resident in MYT, filed an appeal after High Court Judge Chua Lee Ming ruled in January 2018 that the PAP government did not have to ... Read more »

SDP renews commitment to bring positive change to Singapore

02 January 2019

Singapore Democrats

In this New Year, the Singapore Democrats renew our commitment and redouble our efforts to bring about positive change for our nation and our people.

2018 will be remembered as a year of price increases and economic lethargy, coupled by a government not providing fresh and enlightened leadership to tackling the unprecedented problems that lay ahead.

The only thing it seems certain of ... Read more »

Singapore-Malaysia border dispute

10 December 2018

Singapore Democrats

Singapore-Malaysia borderSingapore's sovereignty cannot and must not be compromised by anyone and in any form. The current dispute with Malaysia presents a situation where we must be resolute in the defence of our sovereignty.

The paramount objective must be to protect the well-being of our people. To this end, we must pursue every avenue to resolve the matter through dialogue and diplomacy. Our survival as a nation is de ... Read more »

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