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Mahathir accuses police of harassment

After being interviewed four times, “I am sure there will be another police questioning after this is published,” he says in a blog posting today.

Businessman files defamation suit against G25 spokesperson

Azmi Arshad claims Noor Farida Ariffin slandered him on Facebook.

‘Press statements to stop untruths about PM’

Press Secretary to the Prime Minister Tengku Sharifuddin Tengku Ahmad says this in his statement of defence against defamation suit filed by former Kedah MB.

Anwar seeks to expunge words: Decision on June 28

Anwar claims the defendants had slandered him by indicating he was an unethical person, involved in corruption, indulged in activities with criminal element, insincere and immoral.

Appeals court: No one should be afraid of criticising govt

Federal Constitution allows people to exercise freedom of speech, court says in written judgment when setting aside defamation suit by Pahang MB against newspaper.

Defamatory remarks on 1MDB can land you in trouble

Home affairs ministry says laws such as the Sedition Act 1948, the Printing Presses and Publications Act 1948 and the Penal Code can be used against those who make such remarks.

Hearing of suit over online article set for Nov 28

Spokesman for former civil servants group (G25), Noor Farida Ariffin has filed a defamation suit against a businessman over an article that implied she had insulted Islam.

Guan Eng mulls suing The Star over analysis

Penang CM irked over story claiming that he will pull out from Pakatan Harapan if "PKR 5" abstain from voting on Umno motion.

Mukhriz: Why I am suing Tengku Sariffuddin

Mukhriz Mahathir says allegations by Tengku Sariffuddin are baseless and are an attempt to deflect attention from the 1MDB scandal.

Penang Umno leaders win suit against Exco Dr Afif

Seberang Jaya assemblyman and Exco Dr Afif Bahardin ordered to pay RM320,000 to Penang Umno reps for defamation.

Najib’s bid to cancel paragraphs in suit set for May 5

Judicial Commissioner Roslan Abu Bakar sets the date after hearing submissions from counsel.

‘Najib may take up one test case and sue’

Lawyer Hafarizam Harun says PM may take up one defamation case and then "see how it develops" as part of strategic approach in suing.

Kayveas: PM can sue for defamation, but should let it be

myPPP president says lawsuits are a waste of time and money.

Rafizi won’t back down over Jakel joke at rally

Politicians should not be too quick to file suit, says PKR man, people talk about you every day.

Wan Shades sues Rotikaya blog owner for defamation

Singer says the blog published a defamatory article implying that he had raped his own step-daughter although he didn’t have such a step-daughter.

Anwar withdraws defamation suit

Lawyer Shafee Abdullah says Nallakaruppan happy Anwar has dropped suit.

NFC, Salleh lose defamation suit against Nurul Izzah

High Court rules that Nurul Izzah was doing her job as MP in raising questions.

MCMC urged to take action against Perak DAP chief

Sarawak assistant minister slams Nga, says online posting was a 'despicable and malicious act'.

Ramesh Rao to sue Sarawak Report for defamation

President of PMSP has challenged Sarawak Report to prove that he is a cybertrooper and a bankrupt as they have claimed.