Tag: Gopal Sri Ram
They warn against a blanket removal of the capital punishment, saying it may be called for in some cases and that judges are well trained in the law before being elevated to the bench.
The Federal Court will convene a nine-member bench to hear the case early next year.
Manjeet Singh Dhillon berkata, seorang peguam atau hakim berhak meminta pendakwa raya sementara menunjukkan surat pelantikan mereka.
Gopal Sri Ram says interference with investigations is a serious offence.
Shafee Abdullah memberitahu mahkamah beliau tidak mendapat perbicaraan yang adil jika Gopal Sri Ram mengetuai pendakwaan itu.
The prominent lawyer says his relationship with Gopal Sri Ram as a lawyer and later an appeals court judge has been unpleasant.
Gopal Sri Ram cites two apex court rulings in the past.
Shafee Abdullah claims there are individuals who want him off the defence team of Najib Razak as they are not confident about their case against Najib.
The lawyer says he does not have a pleasant relationship with the ex-judge and fears he will not get a fair trial.
Abdul Hamid berkata tindakan Thomas melantik peguam luar melemahkan moral jabatan.
Former chief justice Abdul Hamid Mohamad says the AG's appointment of two senior lawyers has demoralised the AGC.
In Sulaiman Abdullah and Gopal Sri Ram, the government is introducing formidable legal minds to match the defence in a case where the stakes are high, say lawyers.
Peguam Negara Tommy Thomas melantik Sulaiman Abdullah untuk mengetuai pasukan pendakwaan dan Gopal Sri Ram sebagai timbalan pendakwa raya.
AG Tommy Thomas also appoints Gopal Sri Ram as senior DPP to spearhead the process of studying investigation papers, preparing charges and prosecuting accused at the trial.
Gopal Sri Ram berkata, ahli perniagaan yang sedang melarikan diri itu cuba mengalihkan perhatian daripada isu dihadapinya dengan mendakwa perdana menteri melanggar kedaulatan undang-undang.
The review will be undertaken based on evidence and the current policy of the new Pakatan Harapan government, says government lawyer.
Gopal Sri Ram berkata akta MKN mesti dimansuhkan atau dipinda semula untuk mematuhi perlembagaan jika kerajaan mahukan undang-undang sedemikian.
Gopal Sri Ram says the act must be repealed but can be redrafted to comply with the constitution if the government wants such a law.
Salah dan tidak berperlembagaan bagi sesiapa selain PM memanggil ketua hakim negara, presiden Mahkamah Rayuan atau mana-mana hakim, kata Gopal Sri Ram.
Unconstitutional and wrong for anyone other than PM to summon Chief Justice, Appeal Court president or any judge, says Gopal Sri Ram.
Otherwise the government would be heading for legal disaster if it has to bring charges against those who broke the law in the previous government while the AG is also Public Prosecutor, says former judge Gopal Sri Ram.
Gopal Sri Ram says the conduct of the prosecution during the murder trial could be questioned.
The EC is neither part of the executive nor the legislature and it should not receive legal advice from the Attorney-General's Chambers, says Gopal Sri Ram.
Kegagalan berbuat demikian beri gambaran mereka mahu menyusahkan kerajaan PH, kata Gopal Sri Ram.