Tag: Gopal Sri Ram
The move by Tommy Thomas is to bring a quick resolution to the matter ahead of a challenge by Najib Razak on the validity of Gopal Sri Ram's appointment as prosecutor.
The retired Federal Court judge says there should be at least two judges with experience in such matters to hear appeals coming from Sabah and Sarawak.
The following is the full opening statement by lead prosecutor Gopal Sri Ram in the corruption trial of Najib Razak at the High Court today.
Peguam Muhammad Shafee Abdullah menegaskan mahkamah rayuan membenarkan pasukan pembelaan persoal perlantikan Gopal Sri Ram sebagai pendakwa raya fiat.
Gopal Sri Ram says fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho is the former prime minister's mirror image.
Muhammad Shafee Abdullah points out that appeals court has allowed the defence to question lawyer Gopal Sri Ram’s appointment as prosecutor.
Panel 3 hakim diketuai Hasnah Mohamed Hashim berkata, terdapat merit dalam rayuan kedua-dua responden.
Judge Hasnah Mohamed Hashim says the judicial review applications by the former prime minister and his lawyer are 'arguable and not frivolous'.
Parties to meet trial judge again tomorrow evening, although the defence hopes the case can begin on Sept 3.
Peguam Muhammad Shafee Abdullah dan Najib Razak mahu menghalang Gopal Sri Ram daripada menjalankan pendakwaan dalam mana-mana kes jenayah melibatkan mereka.
The senior lawyer is seeking to introduce fresh evidence showing that Gopal Sri Ram cannot be appointed as deputy public prosecutor.
Umno memfailkan saman bagi mendapatkan ganti rugi daripada Mustapa Mohamed, Hamzah Zainudin dan Ikmal Hashim Abdul Aziz kerana melanggar kontrak dengan keluar parti itu.
Gopal Sri Ram cites established legal precedents which could be a stumbling block for Umno in proving its case against three MPs.
SPRM hanya berjaya memperoleh salinan minit mesyuarat tersebut daripada pengerusi SRC International Ismee Ismail tahun lepas.
However, Gopal Sri Ram's appointment letter as senior deputy public prosecutor must be produced and a copy extended to Najib Razak's lawyers.
Perdana menteri tidak melanggar mana-mana undang sekiranya membuat lantikan awam tanpa berunding dengan Kabinet atau jawatankuasa Parlimen.
Dr Mahathir Mohamad menolak cadangan penubuhan tribunal untuk menjalankan siasatan secara dalaman ke atas dakwaan salah laku dan campur tangan dalam badan kehakiman.
Former judge Gopal Sri Ram says the chief justice can then propose to the prime minister that the king set up a tribunal to try the judges concerned.
A retired Federal Court judge and two lawyers tell why it is important for the chief justice to ensure that all members of a Federal Court bench who hear a case also be present to deliver the ruling.
Gopal Sri Ram says judges must do their best to protect and defend the constitution, and to dispense justice without considering racial, religious or political beliefs.
Dalam manifesto pilihan rayanya, PH berjanji perdana menteri juga tidak akan memegang jawatan kementerian lain, terutamanya menteri kewangan.
Hakim memutuskan rayuan Najib Razak terhadap keputusan Mahkamah Tinggi mengetepikan permohonannya menggugurkan Gopal Sri Ram sebagai tiada merit.
Ketua-ketua bahagian PPBM Johor dilihat tidak senang dengan pemilihan Mazlan Bujang sebagai pengerusi negeri oleh kepimpinan pusat.
The judge says there is no merit to Najib Razak's appeal against the High Court decision dismissing his bid to disqualify Gopal Sri Ram.