In a Life‑Threatening Pandemic, Singapore Doles Out Its First Death Penalty

The Covid19 pandemic has crippled criminal justice systems around the world. Delivering death sentences virtually cannot be the answer.

written by
Rajvi Desai
May 21, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.