Tag: judicial review
Three-man Court of Appeal bench says it is bound by a Federal Court ruling that the EC's recommendations in such an exercise has no legal effect.
An early hearing date has been given as the RCI is scheduled to start its proceedings on Aug 21, says lawyer Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla.
Former PM says there is element of bias as Mohd Sidek Hassan and Saw Choo Bon were also part of a task force that conducted a preliminary probe into forex losses.
Former prime minister wants a court order to compel PM Najib Razak to advise the king to revoke Raus Sharif's appointments as additional judge and chief justice.
The law enforcement agency cannot carry out investigations if its work is subject to a challenge by way of judicial review, says Justice Abu Samah Nordin, in overturning an earlier court decision.
Not all cases affecting a public authority must be heard by way of a judicial review application, says Justice Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.
Serdang MP Ong Kian Ming says Selangor govt's case against EC for allegedly defective electoral rolls in redelineation case will be strengthed with EC's admission.
The party could also ask for stay order from the court to suspend the RoS instruction once leave for judicial review is obtained, says R Kengadharan.
Court of Appeal orders leave application filed by Batang Kali and Kuala Kubu Baru voters to be heard as it was filed within the 90-day limitation period.
He says Tengku Sariffuddin should take advice from RoS’ lawyers before suggesting DAP’s registration is at risk of being revoked.
Court rules report must be filed by July 14 in response to Sarawakian Jill Ireland's suit on her religious right to use the word in religious education.
The home minister's decision to reject the registration application is not irrational as the Selangor Fatwa Committee has ruled that HTM’s Islamic teachings are deviant, says High Court.
However, the Court of Appeal says the mode of action will depend on the facts and circumstances of each case.
High Court judge will proceed to hear the judicial review application of ZI Publications Sdn Bhd and its director Mohd Ezra Mohd Zaid on Aug 28, says lawyer.
However, court disallows application by Teresa Kok and consumer group to challenge increase in parking fees as it falls under KL mayor's right to set policies.
Judge says two MPs who filed 'frivolous' application should appear before Election Commission during second local enquiry to raise their grievances.
Court of Appeal says High Court judge erred in allowing a preliminary objection in the case involving the Selangor Islamic Religious Department raiding and seizing books from ZI Publications Sdn Bhd.
Court will decide whether to allow leave for judicial review filed by two MPs seeking to quash the Election Commission’s second proposal to redraw election boundaries.
They are seeking a declaration that the proposed redelineation by the EC is unconstitutional as it is inconsistent with the Federal Constitution.
High Court judge is correct to rule the AG's prosecutorial decision cannot be subjected to judicial scrutiny, states Court of Appeal.
They say their objections, made at an earlier enquiry, have not been incorporated into the latest EC recommendations and no reasons have been given for this.
He must also avoid multiplicity of unions to protect industrial harmony, says Federal Court.
Electoral watchdog says EC's move to publish second delineation proposal while Selangor's judicial review is still being heard is 'unconstitutional and smacks of contempt of court'.
Lawyers say Court of Appeal ruling shows state shariah laws meant for Muslims do not take away jurisdiction of civil courts to interpret state enactments.