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Lawyer Baljit Sidhu says Court of Appeal judge Hamid Sultan Abu Backer, who affirmed an explosive affidavit of judicial impropriety, is not above the law.
Baljit Sidhu says this can be done as the Federal Court has yet to deliver its ruling on the appointments of Raus Sharif and Zulkefli Ahmad Makinudin as additional judges.
Ordering an accused to read or sing is an additional sentence to humiliate the person in the courtroom, says lawyer M Visvanathan.
The earlier fine of RM600 paid was returned to Yussof Ayob, who was transferred out of the RTD last week.
This will save taxpayers' money and reduce overcrowding contributed by foreign nationals in Malaysian jails, says lawyer Baljit Sidhu.
Bar Council's criminal law committee says in the past the AG’s Chambers would consult it for feedback before any penal bills were tabled in Parliament but this is not being done now.