AGC Media Release: Appointment of Deputy Attorney-General Mr Hri Kumar Nair S.C
The Prime Minister’s Office announced today that Mr Hri Kumar Nair S.C. has been appointed as Deputy Attorney-General. Mr Nair, currently a director at Drew and Napier, will assume office on 1 March 2017 for a term of three years. He will be the Attorney-General’s Chambers’ third Deputy Attorney-General and will join the team of Deputy Attorneys-General which includes Mr Tan Siong Thye S.C. and Mr Lionel Yee S. C.
Posted on : 16-Feb-2017
Straits Times article "Swifter justice for abused foreign workers"
Filipino domestic helper Evangeline, who silently suffered abuse by her employer's adult son for more than four years, has been staying at Home's shelter while her case is being investigated and has been unable to work. Her plight is typical of the cases that come before a special group of AGC lawyers, including prosecutors from the criminal justice division who volunteer their time.
Posted on : 08-Feb-2017