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Traffickers are themselves victims, says judge; rejects DPP’s call for lengthier sentences

Traffickers are themselves victims, says judge; rejects DPP’s call for lengthier sentences

The Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP) had called on the courts to deal the duo a heavier benchmark sentence for their drug trafficking and consumption offences. In his decision, however, Justice Choo Han Teck rejected the call, saying that doing so would not serve the cause […]