“The whole idea of freedom is that people should feel and sense the freedom,” said Amos Yee’s lawyers in a nine-page plea for Amos Yee to receive a light sentence.
Tabloids are fascinating creatures of habit. They stalk, they harass and they gobble up almost anything you give them. Today, this was exactly what happened when Amos Yee alleged that he was molested by his bailor, Vincent Law—they gobbled it up, hook, line and sinker.
District Judge Jasvender Kaur explains her decision in a 16-page written judgment. Here’s a simple breakdown of her reasoning on the obscenity conviction.
In a landmark decision, judge Jasvender Kaur handed down a guilty verdict which will have far reaching implications for the interpretation of the obscenity law (section 292) which has traditionally been used against pornographic material.
A Cambodian TV station has written a letter of apology to teen singer Autumn Allen after a televised Mother’s Day prank that sparked outrage on social media.
Cambodian court acquits Ukraine lawmaker of rape
Tue, May 26, 2015 7:18PM UTC
China downplays South China Sea island reclamation project
Tue, May 26, 2015 1:44PM UTC
Rest home fire in central China kills 38
Tue, May 26, 2015 10:27AM UTC