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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.

Book Ban declared ‘Outrageous Defiance Of Logic’

Book Ban declared ‘Outrageous Defiance Of Logic’

MLDI Statement on the SIS Book Ban case

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Is book banning justified?

Is book banning justified?

A commentary on the SIS book ban case which essentially questions the legitimacy of books bans.

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SIS Book Ban – Court of Appeal decision

SIS Book Ban – Court of Appeal decision

Court of Appeal judgment upholding decision to overturn ban on Sisters in Islam Book.

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Kim Quek on challenging the ban on “The March to Putrajaya”

Kim Quek on challenging the ban on “The March to Putrajaya”

A press statement from Kim Quek, author of banned book “The March to Putrajaya” on why he is mounting a challenge on the legitimacy of the ban and seizure of his book.

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LoyarBurok Defence Team – Pushing the Frontiers of Free Speech

LoyarBurok Defence Team – Pushing the Frontiers of Free Speech

The LoyarBurok Defence Team (i.e. LoyarBurokkers) is acting for Zunar and Malaysiakini in challenging the recent book bans, and will see Fahri Azzat, Amer Hamzah Arshad, Edmund Bon, Edward Saw, K. Shanmuga and Aston Paiva going toe-to-toe with the Government’s lawyers in an attempt to push the frontiers of YOUR free speech in Malaysia.

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Of Children In The Media

Of Children In The Media

Spurred by the recent reporting of the underage “marriage” of an 11-year old girl to a 41-year old man in Kelantan, Malaysia, this is a deliberation on principles for ethical reporting on children, or rather the lack of it, and the child’s rights and welfare.

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The Other Column That Wasn’t

This article was to be published in Sin Chew Jit Poh on the 9th March 2010. Instead it fell victim to the oft-wielded Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984, which incidentally is the subject of this spiked article.

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Book Ban Decision No. 2 – March 8

The grounds of decision of Ariff Yusof J in upholding the ban on K. Arumugam’s Tamil book, “March 8” regarding the violent clashes in Kampung Medan on 8th March 2001.

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Book Ban Decision No. 1 – SIS

The grounds of decision of Ariff Yusof J in the SIS book banning case.

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