Remember Jaspeet Singh who set fire to his car in an insurance scam and blamed it on racist thugs, thus starting a friggin international war of words with India ? Well guess what? He walked free from court today despite admitting his guilt. In handing down her sentence Deputy Chief Magistrate Felicity Broughton said Singh’s crime was a stupid “premeditated enterprise” that brought shame to himself, his family and his community. Hmm, so she then gave him an eight months jail sentence, but suspended it for two years. Singh, who lives in Australia on his wife’s spousal visa, set fire to his $8,000 car in an attempted insurance scam but when he accidentally set fire to himself , he blamed it on racist Aussie thugs. The president of People Against Lenient Sentencing, Steve Medcraft said “Tell him to grab his petrol can and take it home,”
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OMG, has the world gone completely mad? A Korean man living in Brisbane, Australia has avoided a jail sentence, after beating up his teenage sister-in-law, thanks to “cultural differences”. Despite the judge describing the offences as “horrendeous” the court decided to sentence him to a suspended 9 months jail term. The man, who can not be named, was facing 7 assault charges which included hitting the girl with a metal vacuum cleaner pipe and a mop handle because she failed to do her homework properly. He also threatened to kill her by tying her to a rock and throwing her into a dam. Hmm, because of the “unique” circumstances which included “cultural differences” he walks away a free man. Whatever country you happen to be living in you are under the laws of THAT land for goodness sakes! Well, you would think!
Psst I guess the “cultural differences” include not giving two hoots about a young female!
2nd Psst Full story at news.com.au