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Arrest of 5 Legal Aid Lawyers A Violation of Human Rights

Arrest of 5 Legal Aid Lawyers A Violation of Human Rights

SUHAKAM public inquiry finds the May 7, 2009 arrest and detention of 5 KL Legal Aid lawyers – Fadiah Nadwa Fikri, Murnie Hidayah Anuar, Puspawati Rosman, Ravinder Singh Dhalliwal and Syuhaini Safwan – unjustified, unnecessary, and in clear violation of human rights.

Peguam Rakyat Protest: The Fallout Series – “It’s the principle”

Last week lawyers protested in Bukit Aman against police abuse of power. Since then comments from within the legal fraternity on Rostrum e-group surfaced at a frenzied pace. After minor editing for language and to put the posts in context, LoyarBurok, with writers’ consent, presents: “Peguam Rakyat Protest: The Fallout Series”

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Peguam Rakyat Protest: The Fallout Series – “Don’t ask irrelevant questions”

Last week lawyers protested in Bukit Aman against police abuse of power. Since then comments from within the legal fraternity on Rostrum e-group surfaced at a frenzied pace. After minor editing for language and to put the posts in context, LoyarBurok, with writers’ consent, presents: “Peguam Rakyat Protest: The Fallout Series”

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Lawyers Call for End to Police Abuse of Authority – Bukit Aman, 31 March

Lawyers Call for End to Police Abuse of Authority – Bukit Aman, 31 March

Lawyers and concerned citizens gathered at Bukit Aman for a peaceful show of protest against the manhandling and obstructing of lawyers in performing their duties and the blatant abuse of oppressive preventive detention laws which allows for detention without trial.

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Memorandum of Protest to the IGP on the Police’s Manhandling and Brief Arrest of Lawyer Amer Hamzah Arshad

Memorandum of Protest to the IGP on the Police’s Manhandling and Brief Arrest of Lawyer Amer Hamzah Arshad at the Jalan Duta Court Complex, Bukit Aman, 31 March 2010 Introduction On 25th March 2010, Khaeryll Benjamin [email protected] Benjy was charged for drug possession of 0.24 gram methametphamine under Section 12(2) of the Dangerous Drugs Act […]

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From Judges To Gestapo Type Police: Tyranny of abuse of powers

From Judges To Gestapo Type Police: Tyranny of abuse of powers

When powers are abused there is no tyranny like them. The abuse of powers by police is a consequence of the bad example set by judges when they refuse to apply the law as it stands or when they apply double standards in their judgments.

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Interview with LoyarBurokker Amer Hamzah Arshad

Interview with LoyarBurokker Amer Hamzah Arshad

Amer Hamzah Arshad’s interview with Off the Edge for the December 2008 issue.

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