Saturday, September 11, 2021

High Court

Automatic citizenship for children new ray of hope for women’s aspirations

PUTRAJAYA: The Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Mohd Harun has lauded the decision to grant citizenship to children born overseas to Malaysian mothers and foreign fathers, describing it as a new ray of hope for...

Syed Saddiq maintains innocence

KUALA LUMPUR: Muar Member of Parliament Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman today (Sept 10) maintained his not guilty plea on two counts of money laundering charges, involving RM100,000. The former Youth and Sports Minister made the plea when the charges...

Man goes free after High Court accepts appeal

KUCHING: The Kuching High Court yesterday accepted the appeal of a man to set aside his sentence of two years and five months in prison and three lashes for possessing drugs five years ago. Judge Alwi Abdul Wahab allowed Sim...

Friends claim trial to drug possession

KUCHING: Two friends pleaded not guilty in the High Court here to allegedly possessing 1.7kg of ecstasy pills. The accused Norlela Abdullah, 39, and Mohamad Amirafi Husini, 36, claimed trial when the charges were read before Judge Alwi Abdul Wahab. They...

Oct 21 court decision on bid to challenge delay of Undi 18 implementation

KUALA LUMPUR: The High Court here has fixed Oct 21 for a decision on the legal action by 18 Malaysian youths to challenge the government's action in delaying the implementation of Undi 18, a move to lower the voting...

Statement by Wong Soon Koh alarmed me, says See

SIBU: A witness in a defamation suit against Parti Sarawak Bersatu (PSB) president Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh told the High Court here on Friday (Aug 6) that he maintained his earlier evidence on the latter’s statement “the 2019...

Witness confirms Wong’s allegation against state government

SIBU: Batu Lintang assemblyman See Chee How confirmed in the High Court here on Thursday (Aug 5) that Datuk Seri Wong Soon Koh (defendant) when he was Second Finance Minister told the State Legislative Assembly (DUN) on Nov 11,...

Chong fails in bid to strike out defamation suit

KUCHING: The High Court here today (July 28) dismissed the application by the Democratic Action People (DAP) Sarawak chairman Chong Chieng Jen to strike out the defamation case filed against him by Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) president Datuk...

Drug trafficker escapes hangman’s noose

KUCHING: A man, who was charged with drug trafficking, escaped the hangman’s noose after the High Court ruled that the prosecution had failed to prove the case beyond reasonable doubt. High Court Judge Azahari Kamal Ramli said although the prosecution...

Wee vs Kong defamation suit — High Court fixed hearing on June 29

KUCHING: The High Court here fixed June 29 to hear a defamation suit filed by Sarawak Federation of Chinese Associations president Datuk Richard Wee against Michael Kong, special assistant to Sarawak Democratic Action Party (DAP) chairman Chong Chieng Jen. In...
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Sarawak still highest as country registers 19,550 new Covid cases today

KUALA LUMPUR: There were 19,550 new Covid-19 cases reported throughout the country in the past 24 hours, a slight...
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