Too early to dismiss Schooling's mistake as moment of folly

Swimmer Joseph Schooling has made no mention of his stand on cannabis use. ST PHOTO: JASON QUAH
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SINGAPORE - National swimmer Joseph Schooling's confession that he took cannabis while in Hanoi to train and participate in the SEA Games was a shock, but the reactions online have been surprising.

Some described it as a lot of brouhaha over the use of marijuana, another name for cannabis, which they argued is a soft drug.

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