25 C
Kuala Lumpur
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Tag: Varughese

Race, religion irrelevant in posts for executive and judiciary, says Bar

It says it is 'appalled' over former de facto law minister Nazri Aziz's statement during Semenyih campaign.

RCI is the chance to reform judiciary

Its president, George Varughese, says the government must also expand the terms of reference of the RCI to propose comprehensive reforms to strengthen the judiciary.

Malaysian Bar warns of disciplinary action for attempting to delay SRC...

Its president, George Varughese, says 'frivolous’ applications to delay trial are a breach of rules.

Bar: Eminent persons in JAC must come from diverse groups

Malaysian Bar president George Varughese says the current representation on the Judicial Appointments Commission is tipped in favour of the judiciary.

No more strict rules for postponing cases, says Bar president

Newly-appointed Chief Justice Richard Malanjum however wants lawyers to give good reasons for seeking adjournments, says George Varughese.

Bar: Don’t legislate Anti-Fake News Bill 2018 in haste

It suggests that government convene a proper select committee to look comprehensively and publicly into the issue.

Bar: Be fair to all parties in cases dealing with EC

The judiciary must give proper regard to the need for counsel for all parties to have adequate time to prepare and present their written and oral submissions, says the Malaysian Bar.