30 Sep '16, 8am

Blogger Jailed In Singapore For Being Critical Of Islam : Freedom Of Speech Still A Dream

Blogger Jailed In Singapore For Being Critical Of Islam : Freedom Of Speech Still A Dream

Teenage blogger Amos Yee has been handed a prison sentence by a court in Singapore for being critical of Islam. Amos was accused of ‘wounding religious feelings’ and has been sentenced to a six-week jail term after he pleaded guilty to six different charges. The 17-year-old has also been ordered to pay a fine of Singapore dollar 2,000. In July 2015, Yee was sentenced to four-week jail term for criticising Christians. He was accused of insulting Lee Kuan Yew after he posted a video titled ‘Lee Kuan Yew is Finally Dead’ - becoming one of the few Singaporean voices openly criticising Lee's legacy. Yee’s trial was attended by officials from the UN Human Rights Council and the European Union, and was also closely watched by rights groups. Interestingly, Phil Robertson of Human Rights Watch (HRW) was seen toeing government’s line and said that the country needs to have stricter ...

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