30 Apr '15, 12pm

Law Minister K Shanmugam says the assault on #AmosYee is "unacceptable"

Law Minister K Shanmugam says the assault on #AmosYee is "unacceptable"

SINGAPORE - The assault on teen blogger Amos Yee is "unacceptable", said Law Minister K Shanmugam. Mr Shanmugam, who is also Foreign Affairs Minister, wrote in a Facebook post on Thursday: "Amos Yee was assaulted as he was going to court today. That is quite unacceptable." He added: "People may have strong feelings about Amos (or anyone else who is charged). But we have to leave it to the courts to deal with them. Taking the law into one's own hands cannot be condoned." The 16-year-old was struck on the face by a man when he arrived at court for a pre-trial conference on Thursday afternoon. The man was caught on camera, but quickly fled while shouting: "Sue me, come and sue me." Mr Shanmugam wrote: "Rule of Law means respecting the legal process. If everyone starts taking the law into his or her own hands, then we will no longer be a civilised society. "I hope that the att...

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