Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY
Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY
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Singapore human rights lawyer M Ravi charged with defaming law minister K Shanmugam

  • The lawyer claimed in a Facebook post in November that another lawyer said Shanmugam ‘wields influence over’ Chief Justice Sundaresh Menon
  • Ravi, who represents a number of death-row inmates, faces up to two years in jail. He also launched legal action, seeking over US$187,000 in damages

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Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY
Lawyer M Ravi is seen at Singapore's State Courts on December 16, as he was charged with criminal defamation. Photo: TODAY
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