Judging the Judges

On our Judges and other matters of the Judiciary

A Mother’s Desperate Plea For Justice

The recent Court of Appeal decision in the Registrar of Muallafs, Ipoh v Indira Gandhi a/p Mutho has provoked much…

5 years ago

Indefinite Liability of Guarantors for Demand Guarantees in Malaysia

Puthan Perumal comments on section 81 of the Contracts Act 1950.

7 years ago

Attorney-General or Pamphleteer- General? – A Reform Long Due (Part 3)

Part 3 of this series by Lim Wei Jiet looks at the brighter side of things – how to reform…

7 years ago

Attorney-General or Pamphleteer-General? – A Reform Long Due (Part 2)

Part 2 of this article examines the structural flaws that result in today’s shockingly lack of independence and accountability by…

7 years ago

What I Said About Election Judges Applies Mutatis Mutandis

NH Chan defends his statements against the Election Judges in his previous article.

7 years ago

Attorney-General or Pamphleteer-General? – A Reform Long Due (Part 1)

Part 1 examines the (utter) failure of our current Attorney-General in carrying out his duties.

7 years ago

Immediate Proprietor/Interest Holder vs Subsequent Proprietor/Interest Holder

Puthan Perumal presents a legal commentary section 340(3) of the National Land Code 1965.

7 years ago

A Sense of Injustice

Retired Judge NH Chan returns with a scathing rebuke of election judges

7 years ago

Attorney General or Pamphleteer General — A Reform Long Due by Lim Wei Jiet

Part 1 of this article examines the (utter) failure of our current AG in carrying out his duty to uphold…

7 years ago

The “Allah” Decision is Wrong in Constitutional Law

Tommy Thomas explains the why the Allah decision was not constitutional.

8 years ago

Ubi Est Amor?

Reforming the Judiciary with love.

8 years ago

Justice For LGBTs, Justice For Malaysia

Why is justice so far from those who really need it?

9 years ago

Absolutely Unreasonable

Not only must Justice be done; it must also be seen to be done

9 years ago

Retrospective Pension for Chief Justice Zaki (?)

Tommy Thomas offers a critical examination of the Judges Remuneration (Amendment) Act 2011.

10 years ago

54 Years After Merdeka: How The Judiciary Must Help Us By Helping Itself

Andrew explains how and why the Judiciary needs to be freed from the Executive.

10 years ago

My Father, the Judge (Stories from the East)

Chong Yuh Tyng contributes to this week's Stories from the East with a poignant piece about a great Sarawakian, her…

10 years ago

LoyarBocor: MB Pahang + Hakim Kuantan = Pegawai Mahkamah & Rakyat Sengsara

Satu kisah penyalahgunaan kuasa di Mahkamah untuk "menjaga nama baik Yang Arif Dato'".

10 years ago

Heavier Sentences Not Solution To Reduce Crime

What is the purpose of a heavy sentence when it is an almost forgone conclusion that an offender who completes…

10 years ago

Speedy Gone Justice!

A hard critical look at the Chief Justice's apparent initiatives to revamp legal practice, and some questions for his Lordship…

10 years ago