The highest court stands by the High Court’s decision; reduced charge and shorter jail terms remain for Kong Hee and team.
The Criminal Reference filed by the Prosecution in the City Harvest case was heard today before a packed crowd in the public gallery.
In the past two weeks, City Harvest Church walked through its toughest period in its 27-year history. Members of the church share their thoughts.
In a 303-page written judgment, the High Court detailed its grounds for upholding the guilty conviction of the six CHC leaders while reducing their sentences.
7 April 2017 – Summary of CHC hearing.
Their conviction remains, but Kong Hee’s sentence is reduced from eight years to three years and six months while sentences for others range from seven months to three years and four months.
Recap Of City Harvest Appeal: Defense Seeks Full Acquittal For the Six; Prosecution Pushes Longer Jail Term
A look back at the key arguments in the City Harvest appeals last week.
15 September 2016 – Summary of CHC hearing.