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Drop charges, landslide-hit Bukit Kukus road builders appeal to AGC

Court adjourns the case to Sept 27 to await decision from AGC.

EC to wait out appeal period before deciding on Kimanis by-election

This follows Kota Kinabalu Election Court declaration that the victory of former foreign minister Anifah Aman in the Kimanis parliamentary seat in GE14 is null and void.

Court acquits South African on death row for drug trafficking

Court of Appeal acquits woman on a technicality during identification of evidence.

US await result of appeal on King’s disqualification

Lilly King was not informed of why she was disqualified form her 200m breaststroke heat.

AG, Najib appeal against decision to start 1MDB trial on Aug...

Criminal lawyers say this has never happened before and it will be interesting to see how the appellate court handles both matters.

Rapper Meek Mill seeks new trial to end decade-long probation

Defence lawyers say the judge who has been overseeing Meek Mill's case is no longer impartial and has become overly involved in his life.

Rapper Meek Mill to appeal sentence that drew activists’ ire

The Pennsylvania Superior Court will hear arguments on Tuesday over Mill's treatment by Philadelphia judge Genece Brinkley, who sent him to jail.

Haziq, 4 others challenge remand in gay sex video probe

Lawyers for the suspects say the remand procedures have not been followed while the six-day duration is too long.

AG distances himself from Wan Ji case, says appeal made before...

Tommy Thomas also says he was not aware of the case against the preacher until a few days ago.

Ex-despatch clerk convicted of drug trafficking escapes death due to oversight

Hafizzulah Abdul Samad's appeal is allowed as the three options available to accused persons when ordered to enter defence were not read and explained to him.

Swedish prosecutor will not appeal court ruling on Assange detention

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is currently serving a 50-week sentence in Britain for skipping bail.

Govt has filed appeal against acquittal of woman in death of...

The prosecution is waiting for case management by the Court of Appeal to fix a hearing date, says official from Attorney-General's Chambers.

Former Vatican treasurer appeals against abuse convictions

George Pell makes an appearance in a Melbourne court to appeal a hearing to overturn convictions for sexually assaulting two choir boys in the 1990s.

Semenya to appeal IAAF gender rule at top Swiss court

Determined to fight controversial IAAF rules on female athletes with high testosterone levels, Caster Semenya is now taking her case to Switzerland's Federal Supreme Court.

Singapore Court of Appeal to hear Pannir’s stay application tomorrow

Pannir had also submitted a final appeal for clemency to Singapore President Halimah Yacob.

Ensure all members of apex court bench deliver ruling, say legal...

A retired Federal Court judge and two lawyers tell why it is important for the chief justice to ensure that all members of a Federal Court bench who hear a case also be present to deliver the ruling.

Putrajaya makes last-minute bid to save Malaysian on death row in...

The foreign minister says they are trying to convince the Singapore government to spare Pannir Selvam Pranthaman from hanging.

Indonesia opposition plans legal challenge of election results

The legal director of Prabowo's campaign confirms that they will lodge a lawsuit with the Constitutional Court.

Courts beckon as Folau ponders appeal against sacking

Former Wallabies coach turned radio presenter Alan Jones says Folau will bring his case to court.

Nothing’s changed, says expert after DBKL appeals court decision favouring residents

Derek Fernandez reminds ruling coalition that its leaders once spoke out against similar transgressions by the previous administration.

Door still open to discuss high density project, minister tells Taman...

Khalid Abdul Samad says City Hall appeal only revolves around 'dispute of procedures'.

Gallows for man who killed girlfriend and slept with corpse before...

Court of Appeal upholds death sentence after High Court hears the case twice.

Appeal decision to acquit employer of murdering maid, says Indonesian commission

The National Commission on Violence Against Women wants Jakarta to fight for and fulfil Adelina's rights as a victim and those of her family.

MACC to appeal acquittal of ex-Johor exco, 2 others

The anti-graft agency says the appeal would be filed at the High Court within 14 days from today.