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Fahri Azzat practices the dark arts of the law. Although he enjoys writing and reading, he doesn't enjoy writing his own little biographies of himself. Like this one. He wished somebody else would do it for him. He has little taste in writing about himself in third person. He feels weird doing it. But the part he finds most tedious is having to pad up the lack of his accomplishments, or share some interesting facts about his rather uneventful life, as if there were some who found that oh-so-interesting; as if he were some famous person, like Michael Jackson. When he writes these biographies, the thought, 'Wei, Jangan Perasaan- ah!' lights up in his head. So he usually just lists what he got involved with, positions he held and blah, blah. But this time. Right here. Right this very moment. Uhuh. This one. This one right here. He's finally telling it like it is.
Meeting Your Lawyer For A Court Case

Meeting Your Lawyer For A Court Case

Often, when prospective clients go to meet lawyers, especially for the first time, they do not know what to prepare for them. That is understandable. As a result the meeting becomes long, tedious and inefficient for both client and the lawyer. This guide is written for those that have or expect to have a court [...]

Apa Anda Tahu Mengenai Fi Guaman Dan Kos Mahkamah?

Apa Anda Tahu Mengenai Fi Guaman Dan Kos Mahkamah?

Perbezaan antara fi guaman dengan kos Mahkamah.

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How to Mitigate Sentence for an Accused

How to Mitigate Sentence for an Accused

There are some things you should be aware of when crafting your mitigation.

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The Distinction between Legal Fees and Court Costs

The Distinction between Legal Fees and Court Costs

In Malaysia, if I sue someone, can I get back my legal costs?

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The Insanity Defence in Malaysia

The Insanity Defence in Malaysia

A summary of the Insanity Defence in Malaysia.

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Lessons For Politicians From Porn Star Maria Ozawa

Lessons For Politicians From Porn Star Maria Ozawa

Fahri Azzat sets out three things Malaysian politicians could learn from Maria Ozawa.

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What Does Freedom Of Speech Mean?

What Does Freedom Of Speech Mean?

Fahri Azzat’s thoughts on the Ask Lord Bobo fellatio issue.

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21st Century Courts, 20th Century Mindset

21st Century Courts, 20th Century Mindset

Fahri Azzat thinks the Court of Appeals has some questions to answer.

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Term Limits For Bar Council Members

Term Limits For Bar Council Members

Another classic piece of LoyarBurokkery – young punks seek to shake up the old guard.

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Call of Duty: Moving the Call of Teoh Beni Chris

Call of Duty: Moving the Call of Teoh Beni Chris

Fahri’s speech on the occasion of Mr. Joshua Teoh Beni Chris’ call to the Bar.

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One Islam To Rule Them All

One Islam To Rule Them All

The case of Fathul Bari Mat Jahya & Anor v Majlis Agama Islam Negeri Sembilan & Ors

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On Breaching the Barrier

On Breaching the Barrier

Fahri explains why he couldn’t care less whether breaching the barrier was right or wrong.

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Drug Weight Discrepancy in the Federal Court

Drug Weight Discrepancy in the Federal Court

A consideration of several important Federal Court decisions regarding drug weight discrepancy.

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Is the New Istana Negara Islamic?

Is the New Istana Negara Islamic?

A comparison of Prophet Muhammad’s House, the new Istana Negara and Buckingham Palace.

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Initiation from the Uninitiated: Moving the Call of Noor Yasmin binti Samsudin

Initiation from the Uninitiated: Moving the Call of Noor Yasmin binti Samsudin

On 17 June 2011, Fahri has the privilege of delivering this speech on the occasion of Cik Noor Yasmin binti Samsudin call to the Bar before Justice Abang Iskandar bin Abang Hashim.

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LLA Series: The Time A Client Conned Me

LLA Series: The Time A Client Conned Me

A lawyer’s experience of being conned by his client.

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Strength in Knowing Your Weakness: Moving the Call of Lai Yee Lee

Strength in Knowing Your Weakness: Moving the Call of Lai Yee Lee

A speech on the occasion of Ms. Lai Yee Lee’s call to the Bar.

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Doing What You Know: Moving the Call of Lew Chui Ying

Doing What You Know: Moving the Call of Lew Chui Ying

Fahri’s speech at Lew Chui Ying’s call to the Bar.

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The Road Not Taken: Moving the Call of Goh Seng Hong

The Road Not Taken: Moving the Call of Goh Seng Hong

The first call speech Fahri drafted on his own.

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Upholding The Noble Aims Of The Bar: Moving The Call Of Azira Binti Aziz

Upholding The Noble Aims Of The Bar: Moving The Call Of Azira Binti Aziz

One LoyarBurokker moving another LoyarBurokker’s call!

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