Tag: public officer
Aggrieved parties will be denied access to justice if members of the executive are above the law, says lawyer.
Chief Justice Richard Malanjun says the dispute on the definition of 'public officer' should be heard at the Federal Court.
Jawi official Akmal Nadzim Abdullah says a commotion disrupted the religious officers’ work the night of the raid.
Federal Court adjourns Dr Mahathir Mohamad's review application since the Attorney-General's Chambers wants to be party in Tony Pua's case.
Court of Appeal suggests that either the Federal Court or Parliament decide once and for all whether or not prime ministers and ministers are ‘public officers’.
We must now await a future Malaysian court to make the correction, says Gopal Sri Ram.
He says he has doubts over legality of Chief Justice Raus Sharif’s ruling in dismissing lawsuit against Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Federal Court concurs with lower courts that the prime minister is shielded from suit of misfeasance in public office as, unlike civil servants, he is not a public officer.
Pua, as a taxpayer, lacks the legal standing to bring the action against 1MDB, while Najib is not a public officer, says judicial commissioner Faizah Jamaludin.
Dr Mahathir Mohamad's lawyers to appeal decision at Federal Court, after Court of Appeal rules High Court was right in saying prime minister not a 'public officer'.
Attorney-General’s Chambers agrees to allow court to grant the five a discharge not amounting to acquittal on obstruction charges after one of the accused was deported.
Court of Appeal fixes early appeal hearing date as trial judge had prepared his written judgment.
Dr Mahathir and two others expect an early date to hear the appeal, as the written judgment has been prepared, says lawyer Mohamed Haniff Khatri Abdulla
Today, ex-AG will fight to throw out a suit for alleged abuse while in office while another involves Najib against Tony Pua over 1MDB.
In striking out a suit brought by Dr Mahathir Mohamad and two others, judge says they could not show Najib is public officer, as Constitution proves otherwise.