Singapore Death Penalty

Singapore

Singapore has a notoriously intense legal system. People are caned all the time for minor offenses and drug trafficking is punishable by death. However, that country has recently undergone legal reform processes and some of that intensity has been mitigated. Recently, a drug dealer had his sentence commuted from death to life imprisonment because he was only a trafficker and not a kingpin. Here’s the link:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24940568

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