Tag: fair trial
Fugitive businessman's claim that he will not get a fair trial aimed at provoking government, says SN Nair.
The political secretary to Lim Kit Siang says this is because the country does not practise the jury system.
The ex-prime minister's counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah says Najib Razak is entitled to a fair trial in court and not trial by media.
Among others, they say the judges' jurisdiction is limited to parties involved in a court case, and not others such as the media.
Anwar’s lawyers argue in High Court that Shafee Abdullah was not a fair prosecutor in Anwar's sodomy case because Shafee allegedly received RM9.5 million from Najib Razak.
However, the accused will not be prejudiced as the prosecution will have to prove their case beyond reasonable doubt and the court will scrutinise the documents, says Justice Ghazali Cha
Anwar claims he was denied a fair trial after prosecutor Shafee was allegedly paid RM9.5 million by PM.
Najib Razak, who is party to Anwar Ibrahim's application to disclose bank account details, was not represented by a lawyer during case management today.
They will be on bail and normal criminal procedures will be adopted during trial for allegedly sabotaging the nation’s banking and financial services.
Housewife says provision that allows prosecution to tender unverified evidence will put her at a disadvantage.
Lawyer N Surendran hopes both governments will act to save S Prabagaran's life before this case lands before the International Court of Justice.