During the recent trial on the constitutionality of Section 377A of the Penal Code, the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) said that there are “concrete rights” enshrined in the Singapore Constitution, such as religion, free speech and freedom of movement.
However, the AGC added that these “concrete rights“ are qualified by “larger interests such as public order and security.”
In this resource, we explore a few constitutional rights and the legal restrictions imposed upon them.
Please note that the information provided does not constitute legal advice. Although we try our best to ensure the accuracy of the information in this resource, you should not act or rely on this information without first seeking the advice of a lawyer.