Tag: Syahredzan Johan
One does not fight the flames of racism and sectarianism with fire but douse them with the uniting waters of a shared national identity.
Prominent human rights lawyer takes Putrajaya to task for not taking 'control of the narrative' and being caught on the back foot over its decision to ratify ICERD.
its president George Varughese says the status of the Human Rights Commission will be elevated if members' appointments are sanctioned by the legislature instead of the prime minister.
Syahredzan Johan and Fadiah Nadwa Fikri say it’s unfair to use the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 on him, and that the punishment meted out is harsh
Women’s Aid Organisation says recent appointments of women to top positions will help close the gender gap.
Syahredzan Johan berkata saman itu akan membantutkan demokrasi dalam negara apabila individu disekat untuk mengkritik.
Lawyers for Liberty says Pakatan Harapan must take a clear stand against suing those who criticise either the federal government or state governments under the coalition.
The PKR Petaling Jaya MP says this is to avoid criticism that the Pakatan Harapan government was indulging in giving election goodies.
They say the attacks are 'gross violations' of the group's rights to enjoy the same liberties as any other citizen.
The political secretary to Lim Kit Siang says this is because the country does not practise the jury system.
The human rights champion is alleged to have 'abducted' a 24-year-old woman who had apparently sought refuge with her.
The lawyer says he will continue with his legal practice, stressing that it is a DAP appointment and not related to the government.
Syahredzan berkata lantikan itu merupakan lantikan parti dan bukan jawatan dalam kerajaan.
Syahredzan Johan says this is because change is needed for democracy to truly take place.
Ramai pelanggan telefon bimbit kehairanan selepas menerima teks mesej daripada penghantar yang disenaraikan sebagai 'SKMM'.
Syahredzan berkata pihak yang menyumbang kepada kempen kutipan dana untuk membayar denda atau ganti rugi juga mungkin boleh dipertanggungjawabkan.
Those who contribute to crowd-sourcing or fundraising campaigns to pay off fines or damages may also be liable, he cautions.
A lawyer says court proceedings can be too adversarial and Suhakam says complex issues require handling by experts.
Syahredzan Johan says laws should empower and facilitate freedom.
The artist thanks donors who contributed towards the fine he was given after being found guilty of breaching the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998.
Social activist Maryam Lee tells forum that campaign is to ask unhappy voters to teach Pakatan Harapan a lesson for choosing Dr Mahathir Mohamad as PM.
The civil liberties lawyer says those disenchanted should look at each candidate as an individual and not as a proxy for who will rule Malaysia.
Peguam menyarankan mereka yang berasa kecewa dengan calon perdana menteri PH dan BN supaya melihat merit calon-calon yang bertanding di kawasan mereka.
Peguam itu berkata perubahan itu menyentuh kuasa peguam negara.