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Case of Syed Omar bin Syed Agil v Institut Profesional Baitulmal Sdn Bhd

Case of Syed Omar bin Syed Agil v Institut Profesional Baitulmal Sdn Bhd

“To see a wrong and not to expose it, is to become a silent partner to its continuance.” – Dr. John Raymond Baker. It is based on this premise that the Plaintiff, Syed Omar bin Syed Agil, sought protection and remedies as a whistleblower under the Whistleblower Protection Act 2010 (“the Act”) for exposing financial [...]

The effect of the judgment in PP v Azmi Sharom

The effect of the judgment in PP v Azmi Sharom

Cassandra Chung’s in depth analysis.

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The Curious Case of Our Home Minister

The Curious Case of Our Home Minister

Forever intern Cassandra Chung writes about the Bagon Datok case, one of PusatRakyat’s strategic litigation cases. The Facts On 16 April 2013, Barisan Nasional (BN) announced the candidacy of Yang Berhormat Dato’ Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi for the constituency, Bagan Datok in Perak. Nomination day was set to be on 20 April 2013. On 19 [...]

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YBK v TSKI Defamation Suit Grounds of Judgment

YBK v TSKI Defamation Suit Grounds of Judgment

Here’s how a judge evaluates a defamation case in court.

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Kalimah Allah Federal Court Judgment

Kalimah Allah Federal Court Judgment

The grounds of appeal of the Federal Court We had previously uploaded the Grounds of Judgment of the Court of Appeal here. Today, about two weeks after delivering its decision on 24th June 2014, the Federal Court has released the Grounds of Judgment of the specially enlarged panel of 7 Judges who heard and dismissed [...]

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Kalimah Allah Court Of Appeal Judgment

Kalimah Allah Court Of Appeal Judgment

The grounds of judgment of the Court of Appeal

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Seksualiti Merdeka Judicial Review (Part 2)

Seksualiti Merdeka Judicial Review (Part 2)

Part 2 of Ricky Sim and MCCHR’s discussion on the Seksualiti Merdeka case

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Allah, Liberty & Love In BM Unbanned

Allah, Liberty & Love In BM Unbanned

Broad grounds for judgment unbanning the book.

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Seksualiti Merdeka Judicial Review (Part 1): “Do Ask, Do Tell” Us The Definition of ‘Deviationist Activity’

Seksualiti Merdeka Judicial Review (Part 1): “Do Ask, Do Tell” Us The Definition of ‘Deviationist Activity’

Ricky Sim and MCCHR discuss the Malaysian High Court ruling in the Seksualiti Merdeka case.

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Altantuya Murder: Court of Appeal Judgment

Altantuya Murder: Court of Appeal Judgment

Read the full judgment here.

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The Stink of Injustice

The Stink of Injustice

Roger Tan calls for justice for the most infamous land rob in recent history.

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Home Minister Wrong Again: Malaysiakini Press Permit

Home Minister Wrong Again: Malaysiakini Press Permit

Publishing a newspaper is a right, not a privilege.

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Re Alias & Khalid: Civil Courts To Defer To Shariah Council’s Rulings

Re Alias & Khalid: Civil Courts To Defer To Shariah Council’s Rulings

Yet another attempt by the Executive through Parliament to oust the civil courts’ powers.

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BOCs in limbo: Rights 2 UK 0

BOCs in limbo: Rights 2 UK 0

Nowhere to run but to human rights.

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Pasar Minggu Kg. Baru KL, Gone Soon

Pasar Minggu Kg. Baru KL, Gone Soon

Is progress being made at the risk of losing culture and livelihood?

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Siasatan SUARAM: Berambus-la ROS!

Siasatan SUARAM: Berambus-la ROS!

Jawapan Amer Hamzah Arshad kepada ROS berkenaan saman untuk disoal siasat.

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Siasatan SUARAM: Tarik Balik Notis 111 Polis/ROS!

Siasatan SUARAM: Tarik Balik Notis 111 Polis/ROS!

Surat-surat peguamcara sebagai jawapan kepada Notis-Notis 111 oleh pihak polis.

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The Noorfadilla Papers (2011)

The Noorfadilla Papers (2011)

The Noorfadilla cause papers and written submission.

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Malaysiakini: Api Dalam Sekam?

Malaysiakini: Api Dalam Sekam?

Antara kemenangan 1-0 ke atas KDN, kebebasan akhbar dan ‘tali barut asing’.

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Another Day, Another Doomed Strategic Litigation

Another Day, Another Doomed Strategic Litigation

A lamentation on the slim probability of success in strategic litigation cases.

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