Tag: Gopal Sri Ram
Court of Appeal says there is no merit for Saling bin Lau Bee Chiang and 70 others to disqualify Gopal Sri Ram from representing former lawyer S Kanagawi.
Gopal Sri Ram tidak bersetuju ahli perniagaan itu tidak menyalahi undang-undang negara.
Gopal Sri Ram says the businessman can be prosecuted for CBT, conspiracy to commit CBT, abetment of CBT and cheating.
Given the nature of the comments and the seriousness of the allegation, this is a case of criminal defamation, says Sri Ram.
It is the Act of Parliament that has legislative authority, maintains Gopal Sri Ram.
The Judicial Appointments Commission must be given constitutional status to recommend appointments of judges to the king instead of the prime minister, says Gopal Sri Ram.
Sarawak government argues, in timber firm’s appeal before the Federal Court, that there’s no need for a judge from Sabah or Sarawak to sit on the Federal Court to hear any case originating from these two territories,
Gopal Sri Ram says calling rule on retirement age for judges 'archaic' is dangerous as other provisions could then be questioned, taking country down 'slippery slope'.
Chief Justice Raus Sharif says attorney-general’s prosecutorial power cannot be questioned, and that it is not only good law but good policy, too.
Council needs to concentrate its resources for the upcoming EGM, says Bar president George Varughese.
Former prime minister refutes allegation by retired judge that he was behind the move to remove the judicial power of the courts in 1988.
Gopal Sri Ram, who has publicly spoken against the move, and Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, who is for the appointments, are the speakers at the Aug 2 event.
Suruhanjaya Pelantikan Kehakiman kemudian boleh mencadangkan Majlis Raja-Raja melantik Richard Malanjum ke jawatan tertinggi badan kehakiman itu, kata Gopal Sri Ram.
The PPBM chairman says the executive branch of government should not obey the directives of the legislator if told to implement illegal acts.
Gopal berkata keputusan mahkamah persekutuan dalam kes Semenyih Jaya yang menyatakan pindaan 1988 bertentangan dengan struktur dasar undang-undang tertinggi negara adalah keputusan yang berani.
Retired judge tells forum Federal Constitution was amended in 1988 after former AG Abu Talib Othman allegedly complained that judges interfered in his work.
The DAP parliamentary leader calls on Raus to uphold the sanctity and integrity of the Federal Constitution by declining the appointment.
Retired Federal Court judge Gopal Sri Ram says the facts and circumstances of each case differ and judges must be given the latitude to impose a token custodial sentence.
Judges must dispense justice, as a recent apex court ruling by Justice Zainun Ali has re-established the concepts of judicial power, independence of the judiciary and separation of powers, says Sri Ram.
This time the selection process will be delicate as the top judge could remain in office for less than two years.
Perlembagaan negeri beri kuasa kepada menteri besar untuk memilih siapa yang akan bekerja dengannya, kata Sri Ram
Raus Sharif's contributions to the judiciary are well known and it is unfair to him should he become embroiled in controversy, says George Varughese.
Any judge of the superior courts can only remain in office up to 66 years plus six months, says Sri Ram.
Rakyat berhak menyuarakan kebimbangan mereka. Akta 355 bukan hak eksklusif Hadi Awang. Kalau dia berfikir demikian, maka dia salah di sisi perlembagaan