Category Archives: Court case

Amnesty: Brothers to be executed on Wednesday

PETALING JAYA: The two brothers who received a last-minute reprieve from a scheduled execution in February will now face the gallows on Wednesday, said Amnesty International Malaysia (AIM). If the executions take place, it will be the first time that … Continue reading

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Charges against Dr Vida dropped

IPOH: The charges against cosmetics millionaire Datuk Seri Dr Hasmiza Othman – popularly known as Dr Vida – for failing to pay Goods and Services Tax were withdrawn after she settled the full sum, down to the last “10 sen” … Continue reading

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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

Posted in Court case, Najib Abdul Razak

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

Posted in Court case, DAP Updates