I would like to first refer to two very important court decisions in the late 80’s, to lend a context to what I want to say. First, the case of Jamaluddin Othman @ Jeshua Jamaluddin. A Malay, and presumably born in a Muslim family, Jamaluddin renounced Islam, embraced Christianity as his faith, and took the name Jeshua. […]
That, in substance, in my view, was the issue before the 3 judges of the Court of Appeal when my appeal came up for hearing last Friday, 14th October, 2016, in respect of the dismissal last year by the High Court in respect of my application seeking declarations as to my right to receive relevant information […]
In October, 2014, the Election Commission had made public statements to the effect that it was then collating information with a view to commence a nationwide redelineation exercise. EC also had announced then that once the notice of the proposed redelineation had been gazetted, the public could inspect the proposed redelineation at certain selected places […]
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Just before 1am this morning, and then a little after 1am, Malaysiakini carried two reports relating to the forfeiture lawsuits filed by the US Justice Department to recover some 17 assets said to have been acquired using funds diverted from 1MDB. Parties named are Najib’s step-son, Riza Aziz, Jho Low and two former Abu Dhabi officials. […]
In 1988, the Federal Constitution was amended to introduce a new Article 121 (1A). The whys and wherefores for this amendment will have to be left to be discussed another day. Suffice to say for now that at the time the Bill was debated in Parliament, both Kit Siang and Karpal were in detention under […]
Since August, this year, whenever I have had the opportunity to speak and share, especially with Malays, I have made it a point to share two points that I feel Malays really need to hear and give thought to. First, that this whole business of ‘ketuanan Melayu’ violently conflicts with the final sermon of the […]