People have also been sharing purported pictures and salacious descriptions of the girl, described by a defence lawyer as a "hardcore prostitute". But apart from generating juicy gossip, the high-profile case has also won the authorities plaudits for their rigorous handling of the issue.
Singapore's legalisation of the sex trade makes it a "pragmatic" and "unusual" exception in a region where prostitution thrives but is officially banned, said Reuben Wong, a political scientist at the National University of Singapore. The under-age prostitution scandal was "an embarrassment for Singapore as a society, because it has such a squeaky clean, puritan image," but reflected well on the state's strict laws on the sex business, he said.
Brothels operate openly in Singapore in the notorious Geylang red light district, and self-declared prostitutes are required to undergo health checks.
Singapore teen's face fractured after being hit with slipper in Malaysian religious school. Imann, 14, was injured after getting hit in the face on Feb 18 by one of his religious teachers at the Estimated Reading Time: 50 secs The boy turned out to be 13 years old. Aslam also admitted to making an obscene film of their sex act when they met a second time. On Friday (July 26), the former horse racing jockey with the Singapore Turf Club was jailed for 18 months for engaging SINGAPORE: The majority of Singapore adolescents do not get enough physical activity, with a widening gap between boys and girls from to
Wong told AFP: "Prostitution was legalised to bring this sector under close government control - for economic, moral, tax reasons The main overarching theme is we keep it under government control. Under-age call girl scandal shakes Singapore elite.
For engaging in a sexual act with a person under the age of 14, Aslam could have been jailed for up to 20 years and fined or caned. Get a copy of The Straits Times or go to straitstimes.
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, , , An unfolding scandal over an under-age call girl has shaken Singapore's political and economic elite after businessmen, civil servants and uniformed officers were charged in the case Singapore: Teen charged with murder after year-old boy found dead in school bathroom alongside axe. Officials say their investigation so far indicates that the
Skip to main content. Former horse jockey had sex with year-old boy he met on gay dating app, filmed act.
Tan Tam Mei The Straits Times July 26, He looked too small and young to be a year-old but Malik Erasmus Aslam, now 41, did little to verify his age before he proceeded to have sex with the boy he had met on gay dating mobile application Grindr.
The boy turned out to be 13 years old.
Aslam also admitted to making an obscene film of their sex act when they met a second time. This was the only time he asked the boy his age. On Jan 30,they met for the first time when the victim went to Aslam's home. The report singled out a widening gap between genders over time, particularly in high-income countries including Singapore. Girls were less active than boys in all but four countries - Afghanistan, Samoa, Tonga and Zambia.
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