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Given our history, should we, again, leave uplifting the lives of our poorest to the politicians?

September 14, 2018

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I met up with my sifu last Tuesday. Asked him to help me out with a question. On hindsight, I should have tossed 2 questions at him. My question : how much have the BN governments allocated towards poverty eradication efforts? The question I ought to have asked but did not : how much was […]

Restore public confidence in the judiciary by serving old wine in new bottles?

June 15, 2018

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I want to start this post by reproducing what I have written in an earlier post. That post was written on 23rd November, 2010 : “…in the arena in which the gladiators of the law sought to right the wrongs of the land, one component was indispensable. The impartial judge. The judge who could rise […]

Zainun for AG? No thanks. And why are the others still around?

May 28, 2018

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MP Ramkarpal is reported in the media today as suggesting Zainun Ali be appointed the next AG. Dont be misled by her decision in the Indira Gandhi case. I have appeared before her in the Court of Appeal. Please appoint someone who will uncompromisingly honour the oath of the office to  preserve, protect and defend the […]

Guan Eng, you were a wee bit too harsh on Arul Kanda, lah

May 25, 2018

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The finance minister had come in for criticism in the media. First, he was said to have been somewhat harsh in referring to Arul Kanda Kandasamy as being “utterly dishonest and untrustworthy”. Guan Eng, having given it some thought, I think there may be some truth to this. The word “utterly” may have been excessive and […]

Our 3-in-1 this Saturday : a template and some tips

May 24, 2018

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After I posted my 3-in-1 post earlier today, I received calls and messages asking if I could help with a sample police report. Happy to oblige. Here it is. __________________________________________________________________________________________ “Sejak beberapa tahun yang lalu, terdapat begitu banyak lapuran media tempatan dan asing, khususnya Malaysiakini dan Sarawak Report, bahawa syarikat 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB ) […]

Anak Bangsa Malaysia, lets all do a 3-in-1 this Saturday, 26/5/18. Please

May 24, 2018

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 A couple of days after Hari Merdeka on 9th May, I met up with lawyer Ashok for breakfast. Ashok related something very interesting to me, something that I had heard previously but had forgotten. For some reason, he was at a police station to make a report. Whilst typing up the report on the computer, […]

In your remaining days, hang your heads in shame

May 23, 2018

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MACC chief, Mohd Shukri Abdull, at a tell-all press conference yesterday, disclosed that when he was in Washington in July, 2015, and his men back home who were involved in the 1MDB investigation were either being arrested or transferred, he turned to ministers in the PM’s department, Shahidan Kassim and Paul Low for assistance. Paul Low […]