Tag: draconian laws
A bill to abolish the law failed last year after it was rejected by senators.
The prime minister says 'bad laws' drawn up by previous administration will be replaced.
Baljit Sidhu says Sosma was passed to help law enforcement agencies handle security offences like terrorism activities.
The two security laws have been condemned by Pakatan Harapan as well as rights groups.
PKR president Anwar Ibrahim says the Pakatan Harapan government is faced with some pressing conditions now but is firmly committed to getting rid of oppressive laws.
PH chairman says National Security Council Act 2016 is more draconian than ISA.
Kasthuri Patto says Ti Lian Ker forgot to mention the role of Najib, and that the MCA is in denial over its own role in the many laws that threaten fundamental liberties.