Tag: Indira Gandhi
The mother questions why police have yet to locate her ex-husband who took away her youngest daughter despite a court order to arrest him and return the child.
He says court had ordered Muhammad Riduan Abdullah to hand over Prasana Diksa to his former wife.
The Federal Court judge becomes one of 10 advisory board members who will work to address judicial integrity and prevent corruption in the justice system.
Fuzi Harun berkata, usaha memburu Muhammad Riduan Abdullah dan mengesan Prasana Diksa dibuat secara berterusan, tetapi polis tidak menghebahkan di media massa.
M Indira Gandhi's struggle in legal battle against unilateral conversion and to be reunited with her youngest daughter is praised by US ambassador to Malaysia.
She had fought to have her children's unilateral conversion set aside.
The DAP MP is confident the opposition can also retain the state seats of Buntong, Kepayang and Bercham as, he says, sentiment on the ground is positive.
The MP says there is no excuse as PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang's private member's bill has been listed in the Dewan Rakyat's motion paper.
Lawyer K Shunmuga says Federal Court ruling in revoking conversion certificates made it clear as the children did not recite the ‘dua kalimah syahadah’.
Param Cumaraswamy says judges rose to the occasion in accepting the basic structure doctrine which he along with others had struggled for 40 years ago.
Minister in the PM's Dept says only after cabinet approval will the clause allowing a child to remain in his or her original religion be tabled in Parliament.
One says there is no need to amend the provision as the Federal Court has declared that judicial power is vested in the courts, but another argues it is better to make the pronouncement concrete.
Police have deployed teams to track Muhammad Riduan Abdullah after the Federal Court's decision.
Parti Islamis itu berkata pihak berkuasa agama perlu melaksanakan kajian semula bagi melindungi kepentingan orang Islam dan bukan Islam.
Presiden Pas menyokong cadangan untuk mengangkat taraf mahkamah syariah setanding mahkamah sivil.
Ipoh Barat MP M Kulasegaran, who acted for Indira Gandhi, says attorney-general should also abide by constitution in ensuring necessary protection accorded to non-Muslims.
Jika pendengaran melibatkan isu perlembangaan, mahkamah sivil tidak sepatutnya menolak hanya berdasarkan bidang kuasa, menurut penghakiman dalam kes Indira Gandhi.
Bekas menteri itu berkata timbalan PM itu perlu tampil memastikan undang-undang dipatuhi, susulan keputusan Mahkamah Persekutuan.
Former minister says Zahid Hamidi must prevail over the 'Islamic elements' with whom he has close ties to accept the court's decision.
However, he notes that there's an established principle against coercion.
Asmuni Awi says both father and mother have rights of visitation.
It is possible for another apex court not to follow the pronouncement in Indira Gandhi's case and the safest course is to amend Article 12 (4) of the Federal Constitution to end such conversions, says Sri Ram.
Penasihat Suaram, Kua Kia Soong mempertikaikan cara polis mengendalikan kes kehilangan Pastor Raymond Koh dan beberapa aktivis.
The appointment of civil court judges is done under the constitution but that of shariah judges is done by state rulers, and the constitutional safeguards for judicial independence do not apply in respect of shariah courts, says justice Zainun Ali.