This case involve 50 millions and has drag for seven years.
They hired a lawyer who is also a member of the pap partisan party to fight their cases and end up shaving more than half of their sentence away.
This already cause a out roar already when people heard the verdicts.
To made matters worse they and their church instead of expressing gratitude went on to publicly express disappointment over the sentence and wish for a further lighter sentence.
People have been thrown into jail for far longer for crimes less severe in life. Yet they are serving only 7 months to 3 years plus at most.
Source; ALL SINGAPORE STUFF