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Live from the Teoh Beng Hock inquest

August 18, 2010


10.10am I walked in when proceedings were already underway. Imtiaz is examining Dr Pornthip. I just managed to catch Dr Pornthip state her view that the marks on the neck of Beng Hock were from a pre-fall injury. She, however, did not think that the marks might have been caused by manual strangulation. She was […]

Death in custody No.1805 inquest : Today’s proceedings

August 12, 2010


Counsels were supposed to submit this morning on what was the probable cause or causes of death, based on the evidence led in court. Instead, they all ended up in the coroner’s chambers. Visva wanted witnesses called previously to be re-called for further cross-examniation. He also wanted a witness not previously called to the stand […]

The last day of the inquest into the death of Guna

July 14, 2010


Guna’s inquest has stood out from the many others for one reason. In most death in custody inquests that we hear of, the usual witnesses to testify would be the police officers in attendance at the place of detention who  will give evidence of the circumstances leading up to death, a pathologist who will share […]

Reporting from the sodomy II trial, not quite live

May 12, 2010


Proceedings resumed at 9.15am. Judge dismissed the application by the defence to have Saiful’s 112 statement which was sought with a view to impeaching the testimony of Saiful. Judge took the view, as advanced by the prosecution yesterday, that it was within the purview and the discretion of the public prosecutor whether to charge Anwar […]

P.Waythamoorthy : Hishamuddin Hussein a fascist Home Minister

September 3, 2009


The full text of the press statement from Waythamoorthy released today appears below. _______________________________________ HINDRAF is not surprised that the Home Minister is in full support of the group that paraded in public carrying a severed cow’s head and issuing seditious statements to incite and inflame racial discord. The Home minister condones to the residents’ […]

PAS’s Mujahid Yusof Rawa to Rocky & Big Dog : Ko ni jantan ke?

August 20, 2009


Rocky, playing his familiar role as the conduit that carries the sewage from UMNO bloggers out to all in blogosphere, in his post today entitled “PAS candidate and missing funds in Permatang Pasir”, linked a post from UMNO’s running, overweight canine entitled “Calon Pas N11 gelapkan wang parti RM600,000?”. I’m not going to link either […]

The latest ‘death in police custody’ case : Eli Wong speaks

June 15, 2009


Below is the full text of the press statement issued by Yang Berkhidmat Elizabeth Wong today ______________________________________________ Death in Custody in DUN Bukit Lanjan It is with grave concern that yet another person has been found dead in police custody in Selangor, this time in my constituency of Bukit Lanjan. Mr. A. Ghana Prakasom Anthony, […]