Tag: Steven Thiru
In other Commonwealth countries, such as Singapore, the court has declared that the prosecutorial power of the AG can be reviewed, says Steven Thiru.
Bar will also work with the government to revive the National Legal Aid Foundation to assist the poor and needy to represent them in criminal cases.
Lawyers body says public confidence in the criminal justice system has been eroded by lack of progress.
Calling for the establishment of the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission, president Steven Thiru says courts must act against police officers who defy court instructions, as in the case involving Balamurugan.
JAC must be absolutely free of executive influence, says Malaysian Bar president.
Hak asasi dan kehidupan mereka perlu dilindungi dan Badan Peguam akan bekerjasama mencari penyelesaian secara aman dan adil
Their right to livelihood and life must be protected and the Malaysian Bar will work for peaceful and just resolution of these conflicts, says Steven Thiru.
Hak perundangan Bersih dan Empower dicabul kerana polis hanya menyiasat, tidak menangkap sesiapa, kata presidennya.
Legal rights of Bersih and Empower have been violated as police were only investigating, not arresting anyone, says Bar president Steven Thiru.
Malaysian Bar president Steven Thiru says money received from George Soros-funded OSF likely reason for police holding Bersih leader under anti-terror law.
Hanya perlu sms dan beri butiran orang yang ditahan untuk dapatkan bantuan guaman Badan Peguam
One only needs to sms and provide details of the detainee for the urgent arrest team to act, says Bar president Steven Thiru.
The case is important as in a system founded on the rule of law, no government instrument should be above the law, says Bar Council chairman Steven Thiru.
Bar Council to appeal but Zaid Ibrahim says he won’t appeal, while Khairudin says he respects the decision made in chambers by Justice Hanipah Farikullah.
No need for speculation over reasons behind change in the judge presiding over case, says former Malaysian Bar president Zainur Zakaria.
Presiden persatuan peguam berkata, pendakwaan 2 ahlinya tidak boleh mengalih perhatian mereka untuk terus komited membantu masyarakat.
Malaysian Bar holding watching brief on two lawyers accused of corruption over claims made by them under the scheme.
Bar Malaysia menyeru pihak berkuasa untuk menghentikan sekatan ke perkampungan Orang Asli terbabit, dan menggesa Kelantan supaya menghentikan semua aktiviti pembalakan.
It urges the dismantling of any blockade leading to Orang Asli settlements and asks Kelantan to halt all logging activities in Orang Asli areas.
A muted Bar Council will be a loss to the judiciary and society, says former Bar president.
Bar Council President Steven Thiru says it also has other objectives like giving views on laws, law reform and legal aid issues.
President Steven Thiru says Lim Guan Eng had been fully cooperating with MACC and there was no basis to arrest and detain him overnight on June 29.
Longstanding problem of touts hanging around hospitals to get clients for lawyers has still not been settled.
Bar President Steven Thiru argues that present commission is limited to making recommendations and lacks power to stop abuse by cops.
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