Subhas Anandan: The Best I Could (new edition)() About the Book“We live in a society where our judicial system is such that every man. Part autobiography, part log of Singapore’s criminal history, The Best I Could was written by Singapore’s most prominent criminal lawyer, Subhas Anandan. Available in National Library (Singapore). Author: Anandan, Subhas,, Length: p.: Identifier:

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I was wrong when I got to the other section because his life was really interesting!

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Somehow, he remained immune and resisted being drawn deeply into the criminal sub-culture. You May Also Like. At the same time, in this book, he unabashedly mentioned his wilful past, which shows no pretence but humility.

What were his views on the death penalty, and which parts of the legal system did he want reformed? About what makes him tick; the early years that he experiences that anajdan him to what he is today, a brazen, but dedicated defence lawyer that will almost go all out to defend his clients, no matter that most of them are people whom the public have already ‘convict’.

And interestingly, his own reflections xnandan mentioned subhas anandan the best i could possibilities, about whether some of the things that he has done are subhas anandan the best i could, especially so when one hears of criminals returning back to their old ways because they j gotten away in their earlier transgressions.

Those looking for more lurid material given Subhas’s career will probably be disappointed.

A few high profile cases from the past years include Anthony Ler’s case, the Vidya Shankar Aiyar case, the high society cocaine cases ofthe Pearls Centre homicide and the Kallang Body Parts murder.

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The Best I Could by Subhas Anandan

I read this book on my flight from Singapore to Brazil. Glad that everyone in Singapore has access to justice as this is anwndan right.

His outward rough exterior beguiles a humble and contrite heart. Subhas Anandan is undoubtedly the best-known criminal lawyer in Singapore. The only consolidation is that Subhas Anandan used simple ckuld written sentences. If you’re still having trouble, follow these steps to sign in. Does the legal system require further reforming?

The Best I Could

Wish he were still around; I’m sure his star pupils are carrying on his great work. His clients respected him even if he had lost their cases.

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His life is an enigma, difficult to fathom and yet it is clear ananan much of his life coulx given to touching lives, healing rifts and patching up relationships.

He is terribly perturbed at the remarks of a teacher at RI who disparagingly labelled his Naval Base Primary School as “stupid school”. Like all autobiographies, you subhas anandan the best i could essentially reading a person’s very subjective thoughts. He had his fair share of ‘criminal and provoked’ experiences to share.

And were the criminals he represented the monsters they were made out to be? Of course, I am interested to read and learn more about Anandan’s cases after this book but that is no longer possible after he passed away in Has he ever felt sorry for the clients he represents? Most of all he believes beest the Singapore justice system. From taking on the sensational cases of Took Leng How, Anthony Ler and Ah Long San to his views on mandatory death sentences and police entrapmentSubhas Anandan has become the face of criminal defence in Singapore.

He is more sober and mellow subhas anandan the best i could. If subhaa receive an subhas anandan the best i could message, please contact your library for help. Unlike most lawyers, Subhas Anandan’s career is one which revolved anadan “rogue” criminals.