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Updated: Singapore grants 11th-hour stay of execution for Malaysian with COVID-19

Singapore Nagaenthran Dharmalingam

Updated 11pm (AEDT)SingaporeReuters A Singapore court on Tuesday stayed the execution of a Malaysian convicted of drug smuggling for reasons of “common sense and humanity” after confirming he had tested positive for COVID-19, a day before he was due to be hanged.  The judge did not rule on a last-minute appeal filed on behalf of […]