Penal Code

3 things we learnt from the Kelantan State Syariah Enactment

What did we learn from Kelantan's latest syariah foray?

6 years ago

Dog Shot With Arrows — The Law

Alvin See sets out the law on this controversial incident.

7 years ago

Undang-Undang Pencegahan Baru: Untuk Rakyat atau Untuk Kuasa?

Zharif Badrul membincangkan perlunya Ordinan Darurat demi keselamatan Malaysia.

7 years ago

Blaming the Rakyat’s Demands for a More Vibrant Democracy

Have Malaysians' demands for fairer rule of law actually contributed to the crime rate?

7 years ago

Why Did Anwar Ibrahim Give An Unsworn Statement?

Why evade cross-examination? Was it a political ploy?

9 years ago

#defahmi, Twitter Activism And Defamation

BluInc v. Fahmi Fadzil. Winner = TwitterJaya?

9 years ago

BC: Use Of EO & ISA Proves Government Lacks Commitment To The Rule Of Law

These detentions under the EO and ISA raise serious questions, such as why action has not been taken under the…

9 years ago

FMT: Detention Without Trial Must End Now

Civil society movement are upset that three alleged motorcycle thieves have been charged under Emergency Ordinance and want it repealed

9 years ago

TMI: Charge suspected thieves instead of using EO, says lawyer

"(There are) more than sufficient laws under the Penal Code to charge these boys," added Bon, who is also a…

9 years ago

Chapter 3: The Wisdom In Girly Magazines

The cure for loneliness is only RM10 at a news stand near you.

10 years ago

LLA Series: There’s Media Attention If You Need It, But You Don’t

A view point of media attention in relation to a lawyer (whether legal aid or not) and why you shouldn't…

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

LLA Series: Lessons to be learnt are everywhere

How Rumpole helped me out with a legal aid case and learning things to apply to your case.

10 years ago

LLA Series: The Attorney General’s Chambers must improve

Thoughts about the exercise of the Attorney General's Chambers discretion to prosecute, its financial accountability, its lack of prudence, a…

10 years ago

Written Judgments are Optional

A follow up to Amer Hamzah's piece "Ducking at the Court of Appeal?" The Court of Appeal has finally replied…

11 years ago

Ducking at the Court of Appeal?

Amer Hamzah Arshad (with Fahri Azzat in support) continues LoyarBurok's well-taken trademark tirade against the practice of Malaysian judges who…

11 years ago

HRW: Politics Drive Upcoming Anwar Trial

Human Rights Watch has released the following statement found here. (Corrected July 15, 2009) Government Pre-Trial Maneuvers Show Political Motivations…

11 years ago