Tag: Hanif Omar
Hakim ingin membuat cubaan terakhir untuk mencari penyelesaian luar mahkamah tanpa perlu menjalani perbicaraan.
Lawyer Ramkarpal Singh says Azimah Omar wants to make a final attempt at mediatiation, failing which a trial date will be fixed.
The High Court gives both parties until June 24 to try and resolve the DAP veteran's defamation suit.
Mahkamah menetapkan 24 Jun ini sebagai tarikh pengurusan kes akhir untuk menentukan sama ada pihak terbabit mahu menyelesaikan kes itu di luar mahkamah.
Hanif dilaporkan berkata, beliau menahan Lim pada Mei 1969 kerana pemimpin DAP itu cuba 'membahagikan Malaysia menurut garis kaum'.
Hanif Omar says the DAP Iskandar Puteri MP posted a tweet and subsequently issued a press statement alleging that he had made up stories over Lim's 1969 Internal Security Act arrest.
The former IGP was appointed to the post in 1994.
Lim Kit Siang menyaman bekas KPN itu selepas mengeluarkan kenyataan veteran DAP itu mencadangan pembahagian Semenanjung Malaysia mengikut garis kaum.
The suit is over Hanif Omar's claim that Lim Kit Siang had wanted to divide the peninsula into two along racial lines.
Saman difailkan di Mahkamah Tinggi Kuala Lumpur Jalan Duta pada 17 Okt lepas dan diserahkan kepada peguam Hanif hari ini.
Lim Kit Siang's lawyer Ramkarpal Singh says the suit was filed on Oct 17 and served on Hanif Omar's solicitors today.
Dr Boo Cheng Hau of Skudai says such a commission will enable Malaysians to come to terms with what transpired and move forward.
The former top cop served the nation well and is a man of integrity.
The former IGP says the information was passed to him during his stint with the National Operations Council in 1969.
Activists and lawyers press the government to scrap the law as promised in the PH election manifesto.
The DAP MP, however, maintains the former IGP’s statement may be criminal in nature and urges the police to investigate him under the Penal Code.
The DAP national deputy chairman maintains that the Sedition Act should be abolished.
Calling for an investigation under sedition violates Pakatan Harapan's pledge to abolish the act, says Hakam.
Lim Kit Siang's lawyer Ramkarpal Singh says he will issue a letter of demand next week, adding he also wants the ex-IGP to be investigated for sedition.
DAP veteran says the seven grounds for his detention under ISA in 1969 made no reference to any proposal by him to divide the peninsula into east coast for Malays and west coast for Chinese.
The Perkasa chief says Malays are respectful of the rights of other communities.
Orang Melayu bukan penakut tapi diajar untuk tidak bertindak sewenang-wenangnya.
Lim mahu maklumat bahawa dia menganjurkan Semenanjung Malaysia dibahagikan kepada pantai timur untuk Melayu dan pantai barat untuk Cina didedahkan.
The DAP veteran says all of the other accusations levelled against him pale in comparison with Hanif Omar's claim that he wanted to split Peninsular Malaysia along racial lines.
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