Category Archives: Court case

Lawyer: Najib not a public officer, cannot be sued for abuse of power

Najib’s lawyer Datuk Mohd Hafarizam Harun said that Najib was a member of the administration and that Article 160 (2) of the Federal Constitution excluded members of the administration to be in the public services. — File pic KUALA LUMPUR, … Continue reading

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I can move on with my life now, ex-Miss Malaysia says after divorce win

Malaysian ex-beauty queen Pauline Chai has been granted a decree absolute to formally end her divorce proceedings in the United Kingdom. KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 27 — Malaysian ex-beauty queen Pauline Chai said today she can finally continue with her life … Continue reading

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Five Felda officials remanded in RM47.6mil sturgeon project probe

The Felda officials in lock-up uniform being led into the magistrate’s court in Putrajaya PUTRAJAYA: Five current and former Felda officials have been remanded as part of investigations into alleged corruption and power abuse. Magistrate Nik Isfahanie Tasnim Wan Ab … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Court case

Apex court to hear government’s bid to appeal landmark sedition ruling

Mat Shuhaimi Shafiei (left) kept his Sri Muda state seat in Election 2013 with a whopping majority, but a sedition conviction could potentially disqualify him from holding office as a lawmaker. ― Picture by Yusof Mat Isa KUALA LUMPUR, Dec … Continue reading

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NSTP, Utusan, 3 others win suit against Guan Eng

PUTRAJAYA: Two Umno-linked media groups and three others today won their appeals against Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who had sued them for labelling him a “Singapore spy”. A three-man Court of Appeal bench chaired by Rohana Yusuf said … Continue reading

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1MDB probe: Former BSI Bank director Yvonne Seah sentenced to 2 weeks in prison

Yvonne Seah, 45, pleaded guilty to three of seven charges – one for failing to report suspicious transactions and two for forgery. By Vanessa Paige Chelvan Former BSI Singapore banker Yvonne Seah Yew Foong and her lawyer leaving court in Singapore. … Continue reading

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End of the road for Anwar

  PUTRAJAYA: Anwar Ibrahim failed in his final attempt to use the courts to clear himself of his sodomy conviction after the Federal Court dismissed his review application today. His only remaining option is to file an application to the … Continue reading

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