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Singaporean blogger loses appeal against contempt of court conviction (dpa German Press Agency)

by December 1, 2015 General

Singapore (dpa) – The Court of Appeal on Tuesday dismissed a blogger’s appeal against his conviction of contempt of court. 62-year-old Alex Au, who runs the popular blog Yawning Bread, was found guilty in January 2015 of scandalising the court, a form of contempt of court. He was fined 8,000 Singapore dollars (5,571 US dollars) in…