Tag: Court of Appeal
Court of Appeal judge raises concern over proper quorum after hearing is adjourned again.
Haniff Khatri Abdulla says the sincere allegations of judge Hamid Sultan Abu Backer should not be swept under the carpet and the government should not lose the opportunity to clean up the judiciary's image through a RCI.
Court of Appeal also rules there is ground for bias as KL mayor also sits on the board of Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan, the land on which the high-density project was to be built.
But Hamid Sultan Abu Backer insists he will only talk at the RCI.
Some say that, based on past RCIs, little can be achieved while others say such an inquiry may result in reforms to the judiciary.
Hamid Sultan Abu Backer cannot reveal anything now as it would implicate court registrars and other judges, says his counsel.
Judgment nullified due to 'coram failure', appeal to be reheard before a new bench.
Court of Appeal judge Hamid Sultan Abu Backer’s affidavit in support of lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo in her legal action against the chief justice is unprecedented, says lawyer.
The Court of Appeal says the boy already holds a Philippines’ passport and Malaysia does not recognise dual citizenship.
V Sithambaram could appear at the Court of Appeal on Thursday when it hears three appeals by former prime minister Najib Razak.
There will be no equality before the law when unrepresented appellants in the Court of Appeal are no match for experienced DPPs.
This comes after prosecution decides against pursuing its appeal.
The three-member bench unanimously affirms an earlier High Court ruling on the matter.
They say judges in the Court of Appeal and Federal Court must read up and understand the facts of the case before the hearing.
Court of Appeal rules Asri Che Din is entitled to be bound over as the offence is not considered serious.
Zahid Mat Arip's lawyer tells Court of Appeal the case is being dropped as the new Pakatan Harapan government has already made public the auditor-general’s report on 1MDB.
A five-member bench led by Chief Justice Richard Malanjum allows returning officer Amino Agos Suyub a stay of his three-month jail term pending disposal of his appeal.
The former lorry attendant's custodial sentence for incestuous relationship, sodomy and molest has been reduced to 49 years from the initial 75 years.
Prosecution drops its final appeal after accepting a letter of representation from Ku Chin Wah.
Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla says this is important as the prime minister's appeal over the judges' appointments is due in court next month.
Despite the fresh evidence in favour of Anwar Ibrahim, the AG’s Chambers says it will still oppose his appeal that he was not accorded a fair trial in the Sodomy 2 case.
Govt lawyer Suzana Atan maintains the appointments of Raus Sharif and Zulkefli Ahmad Makinudin were constitutional.
Malaysian Bar invited to assist seven-member Federal Court bench reach a decision.
Lawyer Sulaiman Abdullah has been appointed to represent the PKR leader in place of R Sivarasa who is now a deputy minister.