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‘Judicial impropriety’: Work with MACC, judge urged

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.

Withdraw BN’s stand on top judges, lawyer tells new AG

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.

Magistrate wrong to order student to recite Rukun Negara, say lawyers

Ordering an accused to read or sing is an additional sentence to humiliate the person in the courtroom, says lawyer M Visvanathan.

Ex-RTD deputy DG now claims trial to driving on emergency lane

The earlier fine of RM600 paid was returned to Yussof Ayob, who was transferred out of the RTD last week.

Lawyer: Send prisoners back to serve time in their country

This will save taxpayers' money and reduce overcrowding contributed by foreign nationals in Malaysian jails, says lawyer Baljit Sidhu.

Bar hopes AG will seek its feedback before penal bills are...

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.

No legal provision for Anwar house arrest, says lawyer

Criminal lawyer dismisses possibility of former Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim being placed under house arrest.