PusatRakyatLB intern Frances recently attended Suhakam’s National Conference on Death Penalty in Kuala Lumpur. Here’s her take on how it went down and where Malaysia is now when it comes to death penalty, including in comparison to other jurisdictions. “It is more terrifying waiting to know if you will die than actually dying”. In the […]
The inimitable Fahri Azzat returns to the most awesome blawg with an evisceration of the practice of asking counsel to supply Cross Examination questions in advance There will come a time in your legal practice when you are directed to do something so senseless, so illogical and so silly but you have no choice because […]
Halfway while a counsel was submitting, his phone rang and the counsel quickly excused himself. The Judge didn’t seem to mind at all and spoke to the Prosecution while the counsel finished his call and put his mobile on his seat.
First SOSMA prosecution ends. Court acquits Yazid and Hilmi of terrorism.
Enacting hudud law a breach of faith with Malaysia’s multi religious population
Art calls out those who say we can’t object to hudud
Art Harun poses a peculiar jurisdictional conundrum.
A sneak peak at the Freedom Film Fest docu-drama.
Yawn. Talking about civil procedure changes.
Kehidupan Semula Untuk Lebih Memahami Peristiwa Misteri
Meskipun Perdana Menteri menyuarakan niat untuk memansuhkan ISA, akta ISA tetap menghantui rakyat.
Drawing the curtains on ISA? Not yet.
Existing laws can cater for national security offences.
Pemansuhan ISA itu bukan pemansuhan mutlak tanpa bersyarat; kerajaan bakal memperkenalkan dua akta baru.
A concise, comprehensible explanation of the law on judicial review.
Why evade cross-examination? Was it a political ploy?
Cherie wonders if signing a refugee deal is as easy as swapping Pokémon cards?
Is this the version of TBH’s death the public always feared was true?
You’ll have to lean over backwards to say the cart was being driven by the horse. By NH Chan.
Did the TBH RCI get it wrong? Did it mis-interpret Mullen’s report? Read it here.