Tag: returning officer
Amino Agos Suyub files an appeal in the Federal Court on grounds it is a novel question of law.
Amino Agos Suyub was found guilty of contempt of court for coaching a witness during hearing of election petition.
The Court of Appeal says the PKR candidate failed to show that returning officer Amino Agos Suyub is a public officer.
Muhammad Rafique Rashid Ali accuses returning officer Amino Agos Suyub of acting in bad faith by refusing PKR's Rantau candidate entry to the nomination centre before GE14.
The Court of Appeal says it may not have the jurisdiction to hear the contempt proceedings as the matter originated from an election court.
He is found guilty of contempt of court for coaching a witness in an election petition brought by PKR candidate Dr Streram Sinnasamy.
Amino Agos Suyub says he accepts the blame as he was the most senior officer in charge of the conduct of the election in the parliamentary seat.
Investigating officer Insp Azizul Mohd Zakaria tells Election Court he came to the conclusion after recording statements from 27 people.
The EC is neither part of the executive nor the legislature and it should not receive legal advice from the Attorney-General's Chambers, says Gopal Sri Ram.
The PKR candidate for Rantau says their act or omission denied him right to contest.