Tag: Abu Talib Othman
The statement gives the impression that Tommy Thomas and the anti-graft body were not working together.
Ex-AG Abu Talib Othman reminds the anti-graft agency of the 2007 Federal Court ruling which rejected such evidence because procedures were not followed.
Jawatankuasa itu sudah adakan pertemuan dengan pegawai Kementerian Kewangan, Jabatan Audit Negara dan Suruhanjaya Sekuriti untuk membincangkan perkara itu dan bertukar pandangan.
The four-member committee will submit its proposal to the Council of Elders for approval before beginning its task, says Abu Talib Othman.
Majlis itu berkata selagi isu 1MDB tidak diselesaikan, akan wujud persoalan menjejaskan keyakinan rakyat ke atas kerajaan dan institusinya
Abu Talib Othman berkata krisis hanyalah dalam kalangan para hakim yang terlalu berkuasa, dan istilah 'krisis kehakiman' kata ciptaan para peguam.
Abu Talib Othman says the only crisis then was among the judges who had too much power, and that the term ‘judicial crisis’ was coined by the lawyers.
He says police must come forward with truth behind 1985 Memali incident.
Abu Talib Othman berkata, Dr Mahathir sekadar mematuhi perintah Yang di-Pertuan Agong ke-8, Sultan Iskandar Sultan Ismail.
Ia susulan tuduhan beliau menggunakan nama bekas PM itu untuk memecat ketua hakim negara pada 1988.
The former PM says he is prepared to take an oath on the Quran, and repeats a claim linking the then lord president's removal to renovation works at the Johor sultan's KL residence.
Naming and shaming suspects before prosecution go against the legal maxim that one is presumed innocent until proven guilty, they say.
Abu Talib Othman says his legal advice to the government to introduce laws was in the interests of the nation and people.
Former prime minister refutes allegation by retired judge that he was behind the move to remove the judicial power of the courts in 1988.
The PPBM chairman says the executive branch of government should not obey the directives of the legislator if told to implement illegal acts.
Retired judge tells forum Federal Constitution was amended in 1988 after former AG Abu Talib Othman allegedly complained that judges interfered in his work.
Mahkamah tidak akan ganggu pelantikan itu kerana kerajaan mengumumkan pelantikan selaras Perlembagaan Persekutuan, kata Abu Talib Othman.
Court will not disturb the appointments as the government has declared them in line with the Federal Constitution, says Abu Talib Othman.
Abu Talib Othman berkata siasatan DoJ hanya mengenai penggunaan sistem kewangannya untuk memperoleh aset dari dana yang diperoleh secara haram.
Former attorney-general Abu Talib Othman says DoJ's investigation only concerns the use of its financial system to acquire assets from funds illegally acquired.
Abu Talib Othman says that provisions in the constitution however must be met, including getting the consent of the affected state government.
Tidak adil menyerang integriti penjawat awam tetapi terlepas pandang gaya hidup ahli politik yang mewah, kata bekas peguam negara.