Singapore uses fake news law against Malaysian watchdog that alleged ‘brutal execution methods’ squib

Singapore’s home affairs ministry on Wednesday said it would invoke its fake news law against a foreign entity for the first time, demanding that a Malaysia-based non-profit organisation correct “spurious” allegations against the city state’s judicial execution methods.In a statement, the government said a “correction order” would be issued to legal reform watchdog Lawyers for Liberty under the Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) over a January 16 statement on its…
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