News on Peter Low
  • 25 . 07 . 2015
    Director of Peter Low LLC Mr Choo Zheng Xi speaks at the Singapore Legal Futures Conference 2015

    “Indeed, during the panel discussion, Mr Choo Zheng Xi, who specialises in public interest litigation, shared that from his experience, in Singapore, there is an increasing number of people who are willing to challenge government decisions and who do not see doing so as a taboo.”

  • 22 . 07 . 2015
    Director of Peter Low LLC Mr Choo Zheng Xi speaks on Channel News Asia on the Ministry of Home Affairs’ introduction of video recordings of interrogations:

    Channel News Asia: Please click here to view the video.

  • 21 . 06 . 2015
    Unlawful Discharge of Firearm at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

    Lianhe Wanbao: 嫌犯料明天被控 非法开枪可判死刑
    Ms Low was recently consulted by the media on the possible criminal charges (under the Penal Code and the Arms Offences Act) that would be preferred against a 24 year old who had allegedly attempted escape from custody while escorted to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, and had, in the process, caused hurt to a law enforcement officer by illegally discharging a firearm he had acquired by force from the said law enforcement officer.

  • 11 . 06 . 2015
    CNB investigating SMS drug peddling

    Channel News Asia: Lawyer Raj Mannar, however, said whether money and goods changed hands is another element in proving criminal liability. Although law enforcement officers can easily trace who owns the mobile phone numbers, he pointed out that fraudulently registered prepaid cards have been used to perpetuate crimes.

  • 27 . 05 . 2015
    High Court turns down MND request for independant accountants for WP-run AHPETC

    Justice Quentin Loh said that the MInistry of National Development has not established legal basis for its application to appoint indenpendent accountants to oversee governement grants to the Workers’ Party-run Aljunied-HOugang-punggol East Town Council

  • 04 . 05 . 2015
    AHPETC Court Hearing: MND’s Actions not part of Political Dispute, Lawyer says

    AHPETC’s lawyer Peter Low argued that under the Town Councils Act, the MND cannot bring legal proceedings against a town council and that this can only be done by a resident, or by the HDB. If there is any suspicion of criminal offence, MND could refer AHPETC to the Criminal Investigation Department or Commercial Affairs Department, he said.

  • 04 . 05 . 2015
    TRS editor’s application to visit ailing father in Australia approved; out on $60K bail

    The Straits Times: Yang Kaiheng, one of the editors of socio-political website The Real Singapore (TRS), has been given the nod to return to Australia to visit his ailing father who suffered a major stroke on May 1.

  • 04 . 05 . 2015
    AHPETC Court Hearing: MND’s Actions not part of Political Dispute, Lawyer says

    AHPETC’s lawyer Peter Low argued that under the Town Councils Act, the MND cannot bring legal proceedings against a town council and that this can only be done by a resident, or by the HDB. If there is any suspicion of criminal offence, MND could refer AHPETC to the Criminal Investigation Department or Commercial Affairs Department, he said.

  • 17 . 04 . 2015
    Brisbane student faces jail in Singapore

    Brisbane Times: University of Queensland student Ai Takagi, 22, and former student Yang Kaiheng, 26, who the run mostly crowd-sourced website The Real Singapore (TRS), were both charged this week with seven counts of sedition and one count of failing to comply with a police order.

  • 17 . 04 . 2015
    Brisbane student faces jail in Singapore

    Brisbane Times: University of Queensland student Ai Takagi, 22, and former student Yang Kaiheng, 26, who the run mostly crowd-sourced website The Real Singapore (TRS), were both charged this week with seven counts of sedition and one count of failing to comply with a police order.